POF wins ‘Engineering Law Firm of the Year in Australia’ and ‘Patents Law Firm of the Year in Australia’ in the 2016 Corporate Intl Magazine Global Awards

We are delighted to announce that Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick has won both ‘Engineering Law Firm of the Year in Australia’ and ‘Patents Law Firm of the Year in Australia’ in the 2016 Corporate Intl Magazine Global Awards. The awards mark excellence for the world’s leading advisers who have demonstrated quality expertise and service.

Winners are selected based on extensive reviews, drawing insight and suggestions from business leaders, advisers and investors in an array of countries and continents. The detailed research undertaken by independent research and editorial teams focus on service type, service range, business type, geographical location, how the business operates and the expertise each team can offer to companies that either trade or may want to trade in their chosen jurisdiction.

This is a fantastic achievement and we congratulate our professionals for their achievements over the past year!

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Graham Cowin, Consultant

Graham Cowin, Former POF Attorney


Graham joined POF in 1975, heralding the beginning of a long and successful career. He achieved his professional registration as a Patent and Trade Marks Attorney in 1978 and, as a key member of our Engineering team,  Graham honed his patent specification drafting skills working extensively with Australian-based clients.