About Us

History

Spruson

Spruson & Ferguson has been at the forefront of innovation for more than 125 years. As one of the first IP firms in Australia, we take pride in our unique heritage and continue our founding principles and traditions of integrity, service excellence and technical mastership.

Quick history of Spruson & Ferguson:

  • 2016 – Spruson & Ferguson office in Hong Kong established
  • 2016 – Spruson & Ferguson office in Beijing established
  • 2016 – Spruson & Ferguson office in Bangkok established
  • 2016 – Spruson & Ferguson office in Jakarta established
  • 2013 – Spruson & Ferguson representative office in Shanghai established
  • 2012 – Spruson & Ferguson celebrates 125 year history
  • 2012 – Spruson & Ferguson (Asia) Pte Ltd rebranded
  • 2004 – Singapore firm renamed to Ella Cheong Spruson & Ferguson
  • 2003 – Commercialisation practice established
  • 2001 – Ella Cheong Mirandah & Sprusons, Singapore established
  • 1997 – Spruson & Ferguson office in Singapore established
  • 1978 – K.E. Niblett & Co established as law firm specialising in IP law and the predecessor to Spruson & Ferguson Lawyers
  • 1923 – Robert Ferguson joins firm and the firm begins trading under the name of Spruson & Ferguson
  • 1890 – WJ Spruson is a founding member of the Australiasian Institute of Patent Agents, the predecessor to the Institute of Patent and Trade Marks Attorneys of Australia
  • 1887 – Spruson & Ferguson Sydney office & firm established by Hepburn and Spruson

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