Inventions deserve the best protection

Protecting your inventions is more than filing applications within pre-determined timelines and hoping for the best.

It’s about anticipating emerging markets and changes to your industry, and knowing how competition might affect your intellectual property rights moving forward. It’s about having a trusted advisor looking out for your IP investment for the long term – from determining a patent’s validity, to drafting a claim, to legal advice regarding future infringement protocol.

European and Belgian Patent Attorney services

At Patenthuis, we represent clients at the Belgian Patent Office and European Patent Office EPO for the following services.

  • Drafting patent applications for filing at the European or Belgian Patent Office
  • European and Belgian patent prosecution
  • European opposition and appeal
  • Providing legal opinions on validity of a patent
  • Legal advice related to infringement and avoidance of infringement
  • Patent searches

About BertJan Kamphuis

With over 10 years of management and technical experience in international business, BertJan Kamphuis is a Belgian and European patent attorney offering expertise on optimising the role of patents in a company’s overall business strategy.

Before his work in European and Belgian patent law, Kamphuis worked as an R&D project leader and as technical customer advisor at a Belgium-based multinational manufacturer of various high-tech metal-based materials.

While his focus as a patent attorney lies in the fields of process technology, materials science, physical chemistry, metallurgy, catalysis, powder and particle technology, BertJan Kamphuis represents clients seeking patent representation across multiple fields and technologies.