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Brittany Howard

Tel: +61 3 8618 4157


  • Melbourne

Brittany Howard is an associate in our Melbourne chemistry team.

Brittany specialises in pharmaceuticals, food and beverage technology, animal healthcare, and agricultural technology. She takes a holistic approach to managing clients’ intellectual property portfolios, drawing upon her scientific expertise, in-depth knowledge of the relevant patent laws in various jurisdictions, and commercialisation acumen. Her clients value her ability to relay complex strategic advice with clear and concise communication.

Brittany was awarded Best IP Specialist at the Client Choice Awards 2021, acknowledged by MIP IP STARS as a Notable Practitioner in 2020, and an MIP Rising Star in 2019.


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  • Master of Intellectual Property Law, University of Melbourne
  • PhD in Medicinal Chemistry, Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Graduate Certificate in Commercialising Research, Monash University
  • Honours in Medicinal Chemistry, Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Bachelor in Medicinal Chemistry, Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Industry Expertise

  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Medicinal/synthetic organic chemistry
  • Formulations and compositions
  • Food and beverage technology
  • Agricultural technology

Professional Affiliations

  • Member – Institute of Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys of Australia (IPTA)
  • Member – Intellectual Property Society of Australia and New Zealand (IPSANZ)
  • Member – Royal Australian Chemical Institute (RACI)
  • Member – Ausbiotech
  • Member – American Chemistry Society