V.O. Patents & Trademarks

V.O. Patents & Trademarks
Founded in 1916
The Hague (NL)
The Hague (Global)
170 (NL)
200 (Global)

Primary study preferences

Biomedical engineering Chemical engineering Chemistry Industrial engineering & management Mathematics Physics

Secondary study preferences

Applied mathematics Applied physics Artificial intelligence Astronomy Computing science Ecology and evolution Pharmacy


biopharmaceuticals Biotechnology Chemicals chemistry Consultancy electronics Engineering manufacturing Research & Development Scientific Research

Company info

Become a trainee patent attorney for V.O.
With over 60 attorneys and nine offices in the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany (including an office at Groninger Martini Trade Park), V.O. Patents & Trademarks is a major IP service provider in Europe. We support clients from all over the world in maximizing the value of their intellectual property. We have wide expertise and many years of experience in Chemistry, Life Sciences, Engineering and Hightech & Electronics. Our clients range from tech starters to multinationals.

Our patent attorney training program is unique to our organisation. This traineeship offers intensive on-the-job training combined with internal and external courses, enabling a trainee to become a European patent attorney in four years. For the formal training, an excellent command of the Dutch language is required.

See www.vo.eu/career and find out what the patent attorney profession is all about. Take a look at the fields in which we operate, previous experiences of trainees, our client cases and the job profile. Read more about the V.O. work-study program in our downloadable brochure. Enthusiastic? Come take a look and plan a try-out day!

Can’t wait? Check out www.vo.eu/career to get a head start! Visit our team at the BBD2024!



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Speed date

Business Expo – 20th of March

Beta Business Days, ASML, Cargill, Lambert Instruments, TNO, Johnson & Johnson, V.O. Patents & Trademarks, YER, Wetsus, Enshore, Valcon, Defensie, Envalior, Warpnet, Thermo Fisher Scientific, ASTRON, Philips, Spark Holland B.V. March 20 - 15:00

Presentation – V.O.

V.O. Patents & Trademarks March 20 - 11:00