About Us

Our Advantage


The size, strength and experience of Spruson & Ferguson, our reputation and our strong and effective links throughout the world provide our clients with the platform for expansion and protection of their intellectual property rights both locally and internationally.

  • Top tier intellectual property firm
    Spruson & Ferguson is consistently recognised as a leading patent and trade
    mark firm in Australia and internationally. The World IP Survey conducted by prestigious intellectual property magazine Managing IP consistently places Spruson & Ferguson in the first tier for patent prosecution services in Australia and Singapore and first tier for trade mark prosecution services in Australia.
  • Demonstrated depth of experience and expertise
    Spruson & Ferguson is a leading intellectual property firm in Australia, providing expert representation in all aspects of intellectual property for 130 years. As one of the largest providers of intellectual property services in Asia-Pacific we are able to provide a fully integrated service for the protection, commercialisation and enforcement of intellectual property, allowing for seamless access to relevant expertise across all relevant fields. The firm has been recognised by industry and the Australian Government as having specific expertise and we have been commissioned to prepare a number of industry specific publications.
  • Demonstrated state of the art IP management systems and customised reporting
    Our size and experience in the management of IP, including the critical issue of risk management in large portfolios, means Spruson & Ferguson has played an integral part in the development of a leading IP management software system, now used worldwide. We are able to customise and develop the system to meet the particular needs of our clients, and to ensure we are always engaged in best practice in electronic portfolio management.
  • Highly qualified and experienced professionals
    Spruson & Ferguson’s professional team of 120 includes trade mark attorneys, PhD graduates, professionals with masters degrees, qualified solicitors, Australian, New Zealand, Singapore, Malaysian, European, UK, US, South African, German, Chinese and Japanese patent attorneys.
  • Integrated and centralised service delivery
    Spruson & Ferguson is one of the few international IP firms with direct presence in Asia through Spruson & Ferguson (Asia) with offices in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Hong Kong and China.  Spruson & Ferguson’s service reach extends to over twenty five countries including: Bangladesh, Brunei, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Laos, Macau, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, New Zealand, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Singapore, South Pacific Islands, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam.

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