About us

EDP Patent Attorneys B.V. is a patent firm that started in 2011.

EDP Patent Attorneys

EDP Patent Attorneys B.V. is a patent firm that started in 2011. The attorneys are specialized in patents in the disciplines of chemistry, physics, mechanics and life sciences, with themes like energy, renewables, circular economy, food, nanotech, (micro)reactors and optics. The firm uses state of the art and globally used patent management software. EDP Patent Attorneys B.V. is based in Wageningen, the Netherlands, at about an hour's drive from the European Patent Office, the Dutch Patent Office (NL Octrooicentrum) and the Dutch Patent Court in The Hague. The attorneys work for start-ups, SME’s, research institutes and multinationals.

The attorneys of EDP Patent Attorneys B.V. provide the following services

The attorneys of EDP Patent Attorneys B.V. provide patent strategy advice and assist in acquiring patent rights and in opposing or nullifying rights of other parties. Furthermore, they advice in avoiding infringement and assist in nullity and infringement proceedings. To discover potential intellectual property (IP) opportunities and threats, the attorneys can perform IP audits. The attorneys provide intellectual property workshops and lectures for decision makers and research scientists, to make them aware of the chances and pitfalls of intellectual property rights. Furthermore, they assist in setting up (corporate) patent strategies. In this way, the attorneys transform knowledge of the clients into value and transferable assets and improve their clients’ competitive position.


The attorneys of EDP Patent Attorneys B.V. believe that solid IP advice and IP products are created in close collaboration with the client and in an atmosphere of trust. The attorneys of EDP Patent Attorneys B.V. give clear advice and will not hesitate to warn you for unrealistic expectations.

For the prosecution of patent applications other than Dutch, European or PCT, the firm collaborates with patent firms all over the world. These patent firms are selected based on criteria of quality and experience. Likewise, for trademarks, designs and patent litigation, the firm collaborates with specialized experts.


When you are looking for a personal and thorough approach, for attorneys who have a no-nonsense B2B approach, for a new supplier or a second supplier, or a (new) gateway to Europe, please contact us and we can discuss what EDP Patent Attorneys B.V. can do for you to bring the value of your enterprise to a higher level.