The Association of Patent Attorneys, uniting patent attorneys registered in the Republic of Lithuania, was founded in June 1993. In 2018, the Law on Patent Attorneys was adopted and the Association was renamed the Institute of Patent Attorneys.
The aim of the members of the Institute is to provide professional services in the field of industrial property to legal and natural persons in Lithuania and other countries, to improve professional skills, and to create and develop the system of industrial property protection in Lithuania.
The activities of patent attorneys are regulated by the Law on Patent Attorneys of the Republic of Lithuania.
The Institute of Patent Attorneys organizes seminars and training in the field of industrial property protection with foreign and local lecturers.