Spruson & Ferguson has expertise in filing and prosecuting patent applications for the mining, and oil and gas industries in multiple jurisdictions across the Asia-Pacific.

We assist clients to obtain patent protection within:

  • mining and natural resources
  • coal and metals
  • petroleum and liquefied natural gas
  • gas pipelines
  • renewable energy
  • clean and sustainable energy
  • nuclear and thermal energies

Spruson & Ferguson’s attorneys have direct industry experience working as engineers in these fields. This provides them with an advanced technical knowledge base, ensuring an efficient process to secure IP rights and quickly obtain a financial return.

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Singapore, Singapore
Kristian Robinson
Managing Director Asia, Director of Patents Asia-Pacific
Patents: Chemical & Life Science
+65 6333 7200 kristian.robinson@spruson.com
Kristian Robinson is the Managing Director of Spruson & Ferguson (Asia) and Director of the firm’s Asia-Pacific patent practices. Kristian is based in the Singapore head office of our…
Kristian Robinson is the Managing Director of Spruson & Ferguson (Asia) and Director of the firm’s Asia-Pacific patent practices….
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Brisbane, Australia
Adam Luxton
Principal, Engineering / ICT Leader Australia
Patents: Engineering & ICT, Designs
+61 7 3011 2200 adam.luxton@spruson.com
Adam has over 15 years of experience in patents, designs and trade marks, with a robust technical background in Mining Engineering and Software Engineering. He has a proven track…
Adam has over 15 years of experience in patents, designs and trade marks, with a robust technical background in…
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Sydney, Australia
Dr. Simon Potter
Principal, Chemical / Life Sciences Leader Australia
Patents: Chemical & Life Science
+61 2 9393 0100 simon.potter@spruson.com
Simon is an experienced patent attorney specialising in biotechnology. As head of Spruson & Ferguson’s Chemical/Life Sciences team in Australia, he assists clients in all aspects of patent practice…
Simon is an experienced patent attorney specialising in biotechnology. As head of Spruson & Ferguson’s Chemical/Life Sciences team in…
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