Spruson & Ferguson’s Asia-Pacific patent practice is renowned for its expertise and experience in the field.

We have over 125 years of experience in assisting our clients to protect, manage and leverage their intellectual property portfolios.

We provide a full range of patents services including:

  • advice on the patentability of inventions
  • filing and prosecution patent applications
  • drafting patent specifications across all technologies
  • patent novelty and infringement searches
  • patent watching and monitoring
  • patent opposition proceedings
  • portfolio management


Our team of patent attorneys have advanced qualifications in various fields of science and engineering including:

  • biotechnology, pharmaceuticals and medical technologies
  • chemistry
  • mechanical technologies
  • electronics
  • photonics
  • transport
  • telecommunications
  • mining
  • publishing
  • cosmetics
  • ceramics


Many members of our team have gained industry experience prior to joining the firm, including post-graduate and post-doctoral research experience.