Our Engineering and Manufacturing team works with individual inventors, SMEs, universities, corporations and research institutions both in Australia and internationally. The team has the experience and qualifications to ensure cost-effective protection of your intellectual property (IP), as well as to assist in the commercialisation of your invention.

As engineers, our patent attorneys understand both the technical nature of your developments, as well as the commercial importance of protecting your IP. The team is diversely qualified and have extensive experience in a wide variety of engineering and materials fields, including:

  • Consumer products
  • Defence
  • Electromechanical
  • Electronic circuits
  • Energy/power generation technology
  • Lasers
  • Marine
  • Materials
  • Mechanical
  • Medical devices
  • Metallurgical
  • Mining
  • Oil and gas
  • Optical
  • Packaging
  • Processing technologies
  • Structural
  • Transportation

The team also has specialty experience in the fields of sustainability and clean technology.

Who to contact

BEng FIPTA

Following graduation, Andrew gained two years’ industrial experience as an engineer in the packaging industry, before commencing with Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick in 1989. He is the firm’s engineering team leader and has over 25 years’ intellectual property (IP) experience in the mechanical and civil engineering fields.

To find out more, please contact Andrew at andrew.massie@pof.com.au