Also in Switzerland, a patent attorney is the person to contact if you want to protect your invention. He or she can represent you before national and regional patent offices. Please browse through the sub-categories on the left for more information.
The title „patent attorney“ is legally protected in Switzerland since July 1, 2011. The titles „Patentanwalt“, „Patentanwältin“, „patent attorney", „conseil en brevets“ or „consulente in brevetti" can be worn by a person who meets certain conditions defined in the law. The titles „European patent attorney", „consulente in brevetti europei", „europäische Patentanwältin", „europäischer Patentanwalt" or "european patent attorney" can only be worn by a person on the list of professional representatives maintained by the European Patent Office.