A highly awarded approach to client service

Davies Collison Cave's focus on the best legal talent and client service has seen it consistently rank as Australia's top IP practice for our patent, trade marks and litigation services.

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Intellectual property advice
for the real world

Davies Collison Cave’s intellectual property law group provides expert advice in the areas of intellectual property and trade practices litigation and dispute resolution and commercialisation.

Our IP law services: creative, commercial and diverse

We draw upon the greatest possible breadth of experience to offer our clients an all-encompassing service:

  • We have one of the most highly regarded IP litigation teams in Australia which handles complex, multi-jurisdiction litigation in all courts through to the High Court.
  • We advise on infringement, validity and ownership disputes for trade marks, designs and patents, covering all areas of industry and technology as well as appeals from Patent Office and Trade mark Office decisions.
  • The team also has extensive experience with common law reputation based claims, trade practices and competition (anti-trust) claims, and copyright infringement disputes
  • Other areas of expertise include anti-counterfeiting and border control measures, matters involving domain names and the protection of confidential information.
  • Commercialisation is a key area of specialisation, including the negotiation of commercial agreements for the protection or exploitation of IP rights.

The DCC difference: a respected team, a commercial approach

Davies Collison Cave has received numerous awards for its innovative intellectual property practice, including:


A wealth of litigation knowledge

Davies Collison Cave’s IP law group includes some of Australia’s most experienced and awarded intellectual property practitioners. Our expert team has been involved in numerous high profile IP disputes in Australia and overseas, and we conduct a significant portion of the intellectual property cases issued in the Federal Court of Australia nationally.

A commercial focus

Davies Collison Cave has extensive experience in protecting, commercialising and enforcing your valuable intellectual property rights and in managing all types of intellectual property disputes. We understand our clients' commercial goals and provide innovative, tailored advice.

Many members of the team have qualifications and expertise in the fields of science and technology, including medicine, microbiology, biochemistry, genetics, pharmacology, and information technology. Coupled with our association with Davies Collison Cave Patent and Trade mark Attorneys we are well-equipped to handle matters involving complex and highly technical material.

Get in touch to discuss your needs

If you’d like to take advantage of Davies Collison Cave’s IP commercialisation, litigation and dispute resolution expertise, we encourage you to contact us so that we can discuss your needs.