Michelle specialises in building brand value for clients. The priority of her practice is securing suitable trade mark registrations, both locally and internationally, that best support the commercial aims of a business. The right brand in the right place elevates everything. Michelle provides advice across all protection issues from clearance searches and the application process, through to maintaining registration rights through portfolio management and representing clients in contentious matters including opposition, removal and infringement proceedings. Michelle has more than 20 years experience in intellectual property with a background working for government as well as specialist intellectual property firms. Assisting clients to introduce innovations into the marketplace makes for a very positive and rewarding environment in which to work and Michelle looks forward to working with you.
Bachelor of Arts – Honours, History
Bachelor of Laws – Honours
Graduate Certificate in Trade Mark Law and Practice
Registered Trade Mark Attorney
Admitted Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales and the High Court of Australia