Mr Thomas Rocco > ITLAW Avocats > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

ITLAW Avocats
281 RUE DE VAUGIRARD
75015 PARIS
France

Work Department

Main areas of practice: IT contracts and litigation, Intellectual property (software, copyright, and trademarks) 

Position

Senior Associate  

Thomas Rocco is proficient on drafting and negotiating international IT contracts (software licensing agreements, distribution agreementsIT services agreement, outsourcing contracts) and has extensive experience of IT/IP litigation (notice and takedown procedures, copyright litigation, privacy and e-reputation cases). He is also experienced in personal data protection and acted as Group DPO for a SBF120 entity during a secondment. 

His market practice involves innovative sectors such as online gambling, online advertising, MOOC, recharging stations for electrical vehicles, server infrastructures, predictive IA or medical devices. 

Career

After a Master in IT law at the University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne and a Master in IP law at Sciences-Po Paris, Thomas Rocco graduated from the Paris Bar School in June 2014 and took oath as a French Paris-qualified lawyer on January 2015. He worked at the French American Randy Yaloz Law Firm, which is part of ELC Group, until January 2017, when he joined Staub & Associés. In May 2019, he left Staub & Associés to become a Senior Associate at Harlay Avocats. Thomas Rocco joined ITLAW Avocats in 2021. 

Languages

French, English

Education

Thomas Rocco started his studies in media and new technologies.
After a while, he switched to IP/IT law.