Patent and Trade Marks Attorney, Lawyer

Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick Lawyers

Magda has completed a science degree, where she majored in Chemistry, in addition to a Bachelor of Laws. She joined Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick Lawyers (POFL) in 2007 and was admitted as a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria in 2008. In her time at POFL, she has developed a wide range of experience in all aspects of intellectual property including patent, design, trade mark, copyright and trade practices issues.

During a secondment with Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick’s chemistry team, Magda developed experience drafting and prosecuting chemistry related patent applications for local and international clients, and completed the requirements to register as an Australian patent attorney.

Magda has had involvement in matters before the Federal Court of Australia, as well as opposition proceedings before the Australian Patent and Trade Marks Office.


Master of Laws (Intellectual Property), Monash University, 2012
Registered Australian and New Zealand Patent Attorney, 2011
Legal Practicing Certificate, 2008
Registered Australian Trade Marks Attorney, 2008
Bachelor of Laws, University of Melbourne, 2006
Bachelor of Science, University of Melbourne, 2006


Law Institute of Victoria
The Institute of Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys of Australia (Fellow)

Service locations

Melbourne, Regional Victoria

Service areas

Legal Services


Enforcement and Dispute Resolution
Life Sciences