Patent and Trade Marks Attorney

Mark’s academic background is in computer science and electrical engineering. He assists clients in obtaining and enforcing their intellectual property rights in the areas of software, electronics and engineering. Prior to joining Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick, Mark worked with a major Australian car manufacturer within their Current and Past Model Engineering group.

Mark has 15 years’ experience in patent practice in Australia. His professional practice focuses on drafting and prosecuting patent applications both in Australia and overseas. Mark focuses on a diverse range of inventions, including electronic devices, mining and mining hardware, software, computer implemented inventions and electronic gaming machine systems. Mark also assists clients in obtaining trade mark protection.

Qualifications

Bachelor of Computer Science and Engineering (Hons), Monash University, 2002
Master of Industrial Property, University of Technology Sydney, 2006
Registered Australian and New Zealand Patent and Trade Marks Attorney, 2006

Memberships

The Institute of Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys of Australia (Fellow)
Intellectual Property Society of Australia and New Zealand Inc.(Victorian Committee Member)
Engineers Australia (Graduate Member)

Service locations

Melbourne, Geelong, Regional Victoria

Service areas

Patents, Designs

Expertise

Elec. Engineering
ICT & Software
Mechanical Engineering
Physics

Specialities

Automotive Engineering
Business Methods
Conductance and Super Conductance
Electronics
Environmental Monitoring Software
e-Commerce
Gaming Technology
Mining
Robotics Software
Wireless Communications