Trade Marks Attorney, Lawyer

Anita is a member of our trade marks team and has more than 10 years’ experience in trade mark clearance work, prosecution, oppositions and enforcement, both locally and internationally. She has also been involved in proceedings before the Australian Trade Marks Office and the Federal Court of Australia.

Anita develops strategies for the protection, commercialisation and enforcement of intellectual property (IP) rights of both large and small Australian and foreign companies across a range of industries including life sciences, fashion, manufacturing, cleantech and information technology.

Anita also sits on the board of a not-for-profit, and as a recent Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, has the expertise to deliver sound commercial and legal solutions for her clients.

Anita has a Master of Intellectual Property Law from the University of Melbourne, and was awarded the prize for the top student in Copyright Law in 2010.

Qualifications

Bachelor of Laws / Bachelor of Arts (Journalism), Deakin University, 2003
Admitted to Legal Practice, 2005
Registered Trade Marks Attorney, 2009
Master in Intellectual Property Law, 2012
Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors 2016

Memberships

Law Institute of Victoria
The Institute of Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys of Australia
Australian Institute of Company Directors

Service locations

Melbourne, Geelong, Regional Victoria, Tasmania

Service areas

Trade Marks, Legal Services

Expertise

Clean Technology
Competition and Consumer Law
Confidentiality and Privacy
Copyright
Enforcement and Dispute Resolution
Licensing and Franchising

Specialities

Local and international brand protection
Prosecution
Oppositions
Revocation actions