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Cameron Smith
Senior Associate

Tel: +61 3 8618 4128


  • Melbourne
  • Adelaide

Cameron Smith is a senior associate in our Melbourne biotechnology team.

Cameron has extensive experience in managing international patent portfolios in the Biotechnology space. Regular counsel is provided to clients in relation to strategic planning, due diligence and patentability advice with clients ranging from publicly listed biotechnology companies to smaller startup companies and university commercialisation teams. Counsel is primarily sought after in relation to diagnostics and biological therapeutics such as antibodies and stem cells. Cameron was recognised as an MIP Rising Star in 2018 and 2019 and as a Notable Practitioner in 2020.


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  • Master of Commercial Law, The University of Melbourne
  • PhD in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Flinders University
  • Bachelor of Biotechnology (Hons) in Medical and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Flinders University

Industry Expertise

  • Pharmaceutical and agricultural biotechnology
  • Tumour biology and immuno-oncology
  • Antibodies and cell therapy
  • Small RNA molecules such as microRNAs
  • Diagnostics and genetics

Professional Affiliations

  • Member - The Institute of Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys of Australia (IPTA)
  • Member - Intellectual Property Society of Australia and New Zealand (IPSANZ)