European Patent Attorney, European Design Attorney

Jarmo Tanskanen is a European Patent Attorney and European Design Attorney at Papula-Nevinpat. He is also a partner in the company.

Jarmo first started his intellectual property career in 1983 when he was hired as an Examiner at the National Board of Patents and Registration of Finland. In 1985 he moved to the automotive industry where his work included typical tasks of an in-house patent engineer including identyifying and handling inventions, performing searches and managing the patent portfolio.

Jarmo joined Papula-Nevinpat in 1988 as a patent agent where he has for over 25 years  prepared and handled patent applications all over the world, mainly concerning inventions in the technical field of mechanical engineering.

Core expertise

Mechanical technology
Dispute issues


Finnish, Swedish, English, German


M.Sc. (Tech), Helsinki University of Technology, 1983


epi, FICPI, STY (the Finnish Association for Industrial Property Rights), Patentti-insinöörit ry (the association for patent professionals in Finnish industry), SPAY (The Association of Finnish Patent Attorneys)