Davies Collison Cave is the largest patent and trade mark attorney firm in Australia. We’re also the country’s leading intellectual property law firm.

At Davies Collison Cave, our mission is to protect your business.

We have the expertise, scope and commitment to safeguard your intellectual property (IP). It’s your asset, your livelihood...your property.

Protecting and enforcing IP is what we’ve been doing for more than a century. When you engage us, you join forces with the largest patent and trade mark attorney firm in Australia. You will profit from our experience.

You can depend on our partners, attorneys and lawyers because they’re among the most academically qualified and experienced IP specialists in the country. They come from a broad range of science and technology backgrounds and have the technical and legal skills to understand your innovation and protect your interests.

No matter what your issue, no matter where you are located, we have the resources and experience to secure your IP, not just in Australia and New Zealand – but globally.

Our culture

The culture at Davies Collison Cave is characterised by our steadfast commitment to excellence. We recruit only the very brightest professionals, support them with highly trained administrative staff and utilise sophisticated technology and management systems.

We invest in our people with ongoing mentoring, training and development. Our clients are the direct beneficiaries of our high performing, highly motivated and talented workforce.

We will build context into our work by learning about your broad strategic and commercial objectives. This ensures our advice to you is not only legally and technically sound, but also commercially-focused and timely while supporting your strategic direction.

Our service delivery support systems document and control key processes within each jurisdiction. And our data is regularly internally audited to ensure accuracy and consistency with public records.

Partner control is a prominent feature of our quality management process. All work is supervised by a partner who works extremely closely with his or her team. This ensures sign-off is much more than a signature. It’s a Davies Collison Cave partner’s guarantee of the quality of the work we perform for you.

Our Services

We specialise in strategic analysis, protection, enforcement, commercialisation and licensing of in all aspects of intellectual property, including:

Our law group practices exclusively in IP law. Our lawyers are recognised for their expertise in negotiating commercial agreements, licensing and litigation relating to patents, trademarks, copyright, designs, domain names and confidential information.

To help you find the right person with the right experience and technical background you can use our people search and review our industry pages or services pages