These examinations which were established in 1979 are widely regarded as one of the most demanding professional examinations and test candidates’ knowledge and aptitude to represent applicants in EPO proceedings. There are now over 10 000 candidates who have passed these examinations with 672 successful candidates qualifying in 2019. Germany remains the largest jurisdiction with over a third of the total number of attorneys qualifying this year coming from this country.
Having recently qualified as a European Patent Attorney you may now be considering the next chapter of your IP career. MWA would be happy to help with this and discuss with you any career aspirations you may have. We work with many interesting clients throughout Europe and although many available positions are advertised on our website there may be other opportunities which we can discuss with you.
Please feel free to contact us either by email or telephone for a confidential discussion.
Once again, many congratulations on reaching this professional milestone.