Founded in 1916
The Hague (NL)
The Hague (Global)
170 (NL)
200 (Global)

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Applied physics Artificial intelligence Biomedical engineering Chemical engineering Chemistry Computing science Industrial engineering & management Life, science & technology Medical biology Pharmacy Physics


Construction Engineering Food Health Industry IT Telecommunication

Company info

Become a trainee patent attorney for V.O.
With over 60 attorneys and nine offices in the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany, V.O. Patents & Trademarks is a major IP service provider in Europe. We support clients 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!



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Business Expo

Beta Business Days, Take Away, Cargill, ilionx, Valcon, V.O., Lambert, Gasunie, Qsil, YER, ASTRON, ICD, Rijkswaterstaat, Ordina, Huawei Technologies (Netherlands) B.V. February 20 - 15:00

Presentation – V.O.

V.O. February 20 - 12:00