Patent & Trade Mark
Asia Pacific

Asia Pacific

Thanks to many years of experience in Asia Pacific, FB Rice has a network of trusted advisors in most key jurisdictions. We turn to those advisors when assisting our clients to promote their interests. We also work with a number of foreign corporates, helping them to manage their interests in the region and handling their filing into ASEAN countries.

For initial discussion on your business interests in this region contact:

Asia Pacific | Brett Lunn at

China | Rachel Hooke at

India | Paul Whenman at

Indonesia | Marcus Caulfield at

Japan | Patrick McManamny at

Korea | Sylvan Browne at

Paul Whenman


Paul is a Partner of FB Rice, and specialises in chemically related patents, including pharmaceuticals, animal health products, surface coatings and water related technologies. He also heads the firm’s Sydney Chemistry team.  In recent years, Paul has developed a keen interest in the IP developments in India, building an impressive network of Associate firms and contacts. He is well placed to provide guidance to local and foreign clients looking to develop their interests there.