Silke joined Spruson & Ferguson’s Melbourne office as a Trade Mark Practitioner in 2017, having previously held a similar position with a top-tier Australian law firm. Prior to moving to Australia, Silke worked as a Trade Mark Paralegal in the Hamburg office of a major international law firm.
Her role as a Trade Mark Practitioner spans all aspects of local and foreign trade mark prosecution and management including trade mark assignments, trade mark watching services, advice on brand compliance and clearance searches. She has extensive experience acting for Australian and international companies in the fashion, sport and FMCG industries.
Silke is a certified Business Lawyer, specialising in Intellectual Property Rights, and graduated from the University of Applied Sciences Wolfenbuettel, Germany.