Established: 1897 | Number of Professional Staff: 160
Operates in Europe

Provided patent filings

PCT National Phase Entry

RWS PCT agent in Europe

Direct Filing

RWS Direct (Paris Convention) agent in Europe
AWA is one of Europe’s leading consulting companies for intellectual property rights. The firm helps clients turn their ideas and innovations into business opportunities. AWA’s 160 patent attorneys and attorneys-at-law possess extensive skills in issues relating to patents, design protection, trademark protection, marketing law, disputes, contracts and risk analyses. About 60 of them are European Patent Attorneys and 30 of them European trademark or design attorneys.
The firm’s clients are innovation-intensive companies worldwide and include owners of many of the world’s most valuable brands and patent portfolios. AWA has 300 employees at 13 offices in Sweden, Denmark and Germany.


  • Biotechnology
  • Business Strategies
  • Clean Technology
  • Information Technology
  • Mechanical
  • Nanotechnology
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Software
  • Telecommunications


P.O. Box 5117, 200 71 Malmö, Sweden


Matrosgatan 1, 211 18 Malmö, Sweden