Fiona specialises in conducting trade mark clearance searches and the preparation and prosecution of trade mark applications, including in relation to petroleum goods and services, pharmaceuticals, clothing and footwear and building products.
She represents clients in connection with trade mark oppositions and removal proceedings in the Australian Trade Marks Office and provides prompt and comprehensive advice in respect of infringement situations.
Fiona is experienced in providing commercially focused legal advice to clients with large global trade mark portfolios. She enjoys the challenges associated with seeking trade mark protection for non-traditional marks, such as shapes and colours.
Fiona has had experience in the supervision of Anton Pillar orders as the Independent Solicitor appointed by the Federal Court of Australia.