Our vacancies

For the NLO offices in the Netherlands and Belgium, we are looking for various talents.

Any questions? Please contact us and make an appointment

Patent attorney? What’s that?

Not many people are familiar with the work of a patent attorney. However, this can be an interesting career for young, talented scientists wanting to build a long-term, challenging and successful career.

Patent attorneys talk about their jobs

NLO in profile

From our offices in The Hague, Amsterdam, Eindhoven, Ede and Ghent, NLO has been protecting inventions, trademarks and designs for over 128 years. Would you like an impression of the work floor? We are proud to show you our office here. 

Ask a patent attorney!

If you are interested in one of our vacancies or would like more information from first hand, you can contact one of our (trainee) patent attorneys. They will be happy to talk to you about the job and answer all your questions.


Sanne Pfeifer, Chemistry sector
Fei Pei, Telecommunications­ /­ Electronics­ / Software sector
Stijn van Dongen, Biotechnology / Life Sciences sector
Glenn Vinck, Mechanical Engineering / Physics sector

NLO's business magazine

Twice a year, NLO publishes its magazine for relations, Fortify. Fortify focuses on the entire breadth of Intellectual Property. Interviews, backgrounds and stories from practice are all provided in Fortify. Read the latest issues of Fortify here.

Over to our clients: the best people to explain what NLO does

Intellectual Property is a valuable asset. From start-up to market leader, applying a smart strategy for patents, trademarks and/or designs adds value to every company. Examples of such successful IP strategies can be found at our page ‘Cases’.

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