Deputy Managing Director, European Patent Attorney, European Design Attorney

Timo Helino is a European Patent Attorney and European Design Attorney at Papula-Nevinpat. He is also Deputy Managing Director and a senior partner in the company.

Timo first started his intellectual property career in 1984 when he was hired as a patent specialist at Papula-Nevinpat. Timo has more than 25 years of experience in identifying inventions and drafting and prosecuting patent, utility model and design applications. He counsels clients on creating and developing their industrial property rights strategies. Timo has also successfully represented our Finnish clients in opposition and appeal processes as well as in litigation proceedings  at different levels at Court.

Timo is also an active lecturer. He has given a number of presentations and introductions dealing with matters relating to industrial property rights for various companies and in a number of  courses and educational events. Timo annually takes part in numerous international conferences (AIPPI, FICPI).

Core expertise

Construction technology
Electrical engineering
Energy technology
Mechanical technology
Dispute issues


Finnish, English, Swedish, (German)


Master of Science in Technology, Tampere University of Technology, 1983


AIPPI, SPAY (The association of Finnish Patent Attorneys)