Andrew has more than 20 years of experience in patents, trade marks and designs specialising in the fields of information and communications technology, signal and data processing, mechanical engineering, computer software and business methods.
Andrew’s experience is international in scope, having commenced his career with a Patent Attorney firm in the United Kingdom, where he worked for 3 years, before joining Fisher Adams Kelly Callinans (now Spruson & Ferguson) in 2000. Andrew became a Principal in 2007.
Andrew’s extensive knowledge and technological expertise make him the attorney of choice for small, medium and large businesses seeking Intellectual Property counsel, protection or prosecution assistance both in Australia and further afield. His clear and concise advice and broad knowledge of developments in a range of technology areas assists clients in aligning their intellectual property strategy with their business plan in the most commercially advantageous and cost-effective manner.
Bachelor of Science (Hons) (Physics) - University of Birmingham - United Kingdom
Certificate of Intellectual Property Law - University of London - United Kingdom
Registered Australian and New Zealand Patent Attorney
Registered Australian Trade Mark Attorney
Fellow of the Institute of Patent and Trade Marks Attorneys of Australia (FIPTA)
Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD)
Licensing Executives Society of Australia and New Zealand