Joeri Beetz

K2 Network Attorney

UK, Dutch and European Patent Attorney
European Design Attorney
European and Dutch Trade Mark Attorney
European Patent Litigation Certificate (CEIPI, Université de Strasbourg)

MSc Physics, University of Utrecht (NL)

Joeri specialises in patents in the fields of mechanical engineering, physics and control software. Amongst all the different technologies he has been extensively involved in are optical recording, medical devices, agricultural equipment, lighting, displays and automotive. He regularly represents clients in opposition procedures at the EPO, both to defend and to attack patents. 

For more than a decade, Joeri has been giving courses for helping aspiring patent attorneys to prepare for the European Qualification Exam (Paper C, Opposition). He also regularly provides claim drafting courses and speaks about other IP topics for audiences of different professional backgrounds.

Joeri's career in IP started with 9 years in a Dutch patent firm based in Eindhoven. After five years of working at the in-house patent department of CNH Industrial, Joeri joined Keltie and K2 in 2017. During his in-house period he managed a large patent portfolio for a broad range of different combine harvesters. At CNH Industrial, he built an extensive expertise in freedom to operate and patent infringement analysis and gained a keen insight in the commercial implications of different IP strategies. 

In 2002, Joeri obtained his masters degree in physics at the University of Utrecht. In his final year at University, he built and tested equipment for testing particle detectors for the ALICE experiment at the Large Hadron Collider at CERN.


Email: joeri.beetz @

Phone: 0207 329 8888


Automotive, aerospace and marine technologies
IT, telecoms and electronics
Designs and copyright
IP consulting
Aerospace, space & defence
IT, telecoms, electronics & medical devices
In-house background
Private practice background