Lucy Hartland is a Special Counsel with Spruson & Ferguson Lawyers in the Litigation group. Her experience includes patent infringement and revocation proceedings (particularly in the pharmaceutical area), appeals from decisions of the Commissioner of Patents, patent oppositions, trade mark infringement and non use proceedings.
Lucy has also advised across a range of intellectual property law issues, Australian Consumer Law (including parallel importation) and regulatory issues.
Before joining Spruson & Ferguson Lawyers, Lucy practiced as a Senior Associate in intellectual property litigation and advice in a leading domestic law firm in Sydney. Lucy also has experience in the fields of legal publishing and public policy. Prior to qualifying as a solicitor, Lucy practiced as a medical practitioner in the NSW public hospital system.
Lucy holds a Masters degree in Industrial Property.
Lucy is a member of the Intellectual Property Society of Australia and New Zealand Inc.