MWA is a global recruitment firm which recruits Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys and IP specialists for private practice firms and companies throughout Europe. Our style of intellectual property recruitment is collaborative, analytical and personal. Our involvement doesn’t end when the position is filled and we will be there to support the transition.

Intellectual Property Recruitment throughout Europe

Hiring IP Attorneys worldwide for over 20 years, MWA has appointed across 15 countries and in over 20 leading industries. With offices in the UK and Europe, we have established strong relationships with leading IP firms and in-house departments worldwide.

Our approach

Our personal approach to Patent and Trade Mark recruitment engenders trust, quality and success in placing people. Our process is backed up by extensive market knowledge and an objective, bespoke approach for every client. We achieve this through our experienced research team, an alliance network of patent attorneys and our proven process.

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