Spruson & Ferguson (Australia)

Our Advantage


Top Tier Intellectual Property Firm

Spruson & Ferguson is consistently recognised as a leading patent and trade mark firm internationally. The latest survey published by the prestigious intellectual property magazine Managing IP placed Spruson & Ferguson in the first tier for patent and 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. Our long history and reputation attracts and retains leading IP professionals who are supported by advanced infrastructure and well honed systems.

Highly Qualified and Experienced Professional Team

Our professional team includes patent attorneys, trade mark attorneys, PhD graduates, professionals with Masters Degrees, qualified solicitors, Singapore, US, UK Chartered, European, South African and Japanese patent attorneys. They have extensive industry experience across a variety of fields including science, engineering, telecommunications, defence, R&D and legal and are members of more than 30 different Australian and international professional associations.

Commitment to Providing High Quality Services to our Clients

We pride ourselves on delivering the highest level of service to our clients. We strive to develop and enhance relationships with our clients at a personal level, addressing unique needs and expectations in specific situations.

Regional Capability

We are one of the few Australian firms with true regional capability, as we represent clients’ interests in Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and various other smaller countries in the South Pacific region, including Kiribati, Tonga, Fiji, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tuvalu and Vanuatu.

Sophisticated Electronic IP Management Systems and Applications

Spruson & Ferguson is a leader in its field in developing and implementing the latest technologies and solutions to maximise service efficiency and meet the ever-changing needs of our clients. We were instrumental in the development of the industry leading case management system and customised e-platform access for our clients and we were the first Australian firm to file electronically before IP Australia.