Stuart is an Associate in our Sydney Engineering team with a strong technical background involving a wide range of patent drafting and prosecution, mainly for Australian SME clients. His experience is particularly focused on mechanical related technology including 3D printing, automotive, FMCG, audio recording, mining, construction, and respiratory equipment. Stuart also has thorough experience of registering industrial designs in Australia and overseas.
Previously, Stuart worked as a Design Engineer in the UK developing electro-mechanical products for manufacture, and as an Intellectual Property Coordinator for a large, multi-national consumer goods manufacturer in the Netherlands. This experience gives Stuart a deep understanding of the challenges our clients face in-house, as well as a strong grasp on the differences between the European and Australian IP systems. This knowledge base also drives him to secure a competitive advantage for clients wherever possible, while navigating various patent landscapes.
Stuart is a registered Australian & New Zealand Patent Attorney and a registered Australian Trade Marks Attorney.