Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick Lawyers (POFL) is a law firm practicing exclusively in intellectual property (IP) law alongside Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick (POF). We help you navigate between the prosecution, commercialisation and protection of your IP.

Whether your IP has been infringed, you are involved in a dispute over the ownership of IP, or you are facing allegations of infringement, our Enforcement and Dispute Resolution team will work with you to achieve a solution that meets your individual needs.

To support your commercial outcomes and strategic aims, our Licensing, Transactions and Technology team are here to help you navigate the myriad of agreements necessary for reaching commercial success, including the required online and digital commercial channels. Our team will work closely with you to understand the technology, desired outcomes, operating models, and the risks and benefits, to provide you with relevant advice and guidance to help you achieve your objectives.

The team has experience in a broad range of industry sectors including pharmaceuticals, horticulture, mining, medical technology, chemistry, life sciences, engineering, electronics, software, and technology and physics.  They handle disputes in all areas of IP including patents, trade marks, copyright, designs, plant breeder’s rights and anti-counterfeiting.

All the principals of our law firm, and many of our lawyers, are registered patent attorneys with qualifications in science or engineering. Whatever your technology, we have the expertise and experience to assist you.

Who to contact

BEng(Civil)(Hons) LLB LLM FIPTA

Adrian is an intellectual property lawyer who combines legal expertise with deep technological knowledge to advise Australian and international businesses in the resolution of commercial IP disputes.

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