Michelle is a patent attorney with over 9 years’ experience in advising on patent and designs protection, portfolio management and IP strategy to Australian and overseas clients. She is an experienced and trusted IP advisor providing client-focused services.
Michelle specialises in drafting and prosecuting patent applications in medical devices and technology. She is passionate about commercial translation of technology to improve healthcare. Her expertise covers patent drafting and advice work in biomechanics, surgical systems and instruments, dialysis, diagnostic devices, laboratory equipment, imaging hardware and software solutions, orthopaedic and vascular implants.
She also assists clients in commercialising their inventions across mechanical and electrical engineering, including in electronics, communication networks, sensor technology including optics and microfluidics, software and various mechanical devices.
Michelle has been named as an IP Rising Star from 2020-2022 by the Managing Intellectual Property IP Stars Awards.