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Patent Attorney

For over a century, NLO has been a revered, international IP firm, providing expert advice to its clients across the globe. Thanks to continued success and expansion, this position presents an exciting opportunity to join NLO in Belgium. NLO Belgium has a vast network of clients, predominantly based in Belgium. There is a vibrant and welcoming team located predominantly in Mechelen. As the firm looks to the future, NLO is looking to build on the great success of the Belgium team and expand its chemistry practice.

As a Patent Attorney at NLO, this is an opportunity to:

  • Build experience across the full range of patent matters – the team regularly see the full range of patent matters. This means you will be involved in the full lifecycle of IP, from opinions and FTO work, patent drafting through to prosecution and post-grant contentious activities. Clients will also come to you for strategic advice on their inventions and business related IP matters. This is truly a broad scope opportunity to become a well-rounded patent attorney!
  • Make genuine contributions to NLO’s Belgian operations – NLO is giving you the opportunity to come on board at an exciting time. The firm is looking to continue building on its great success in Belgium by expanding its client base and professional team. NLO is looking for somebody with a passion for intellectual property. Perhaps somebody who also enjoys contributing to wider firm life and gaining involvement in the future progression of NLO in Belgium.
  • Work with top industry clients – NLO works with top Belgian companies. You will have the chance to work with local and international organisations at the cutting edge of science.
  • Make your mark– NLO is a unique company with a prosperous future ahead. The company is offering you the chance to make a difference. You will be listened to and you will have a genuine impact as part of a valued team.

You may arrive at this role as a partially or recently qualified patent attorney looking to gain broader involvement in patent matters and have a true impact within a top firm. NLO in Belgium is a vibrant firm and your development will be well-supported. Your background will come from Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or related fields

To discover more or apply for this role, contact MWA, NLO’s executive search partner. 

Location: Mechelen/Ghent, Belgium

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