Esther Lestrell
Trainee Patent Attorney
  • English
  • German
  • Swedish

Tel: +61 3 8618 4162


  • Melbourne

Esther Lestrell is a trainee patent attorney in our Melbourne biotechnology team.

Her technical expertise spans multiple scientific disciplines, including molecular cell biology, nanobiotechnology, human neural stem cells and gene editing. Esther has a strong legal and scientific academic background and uses her multifaceted scientific, legal and customer service experience to help her clients achieve their best outcome.


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  • PhD in Cellular Nanotechnology, Monash University
  • Bachelor of Biomedicine (Hons) and Bachelor of Laws (Hons), Monash University
  • Bachelor of Arts (German) and Diploma of Modern Languages (Swedish), University of Melbourne

Industry Expertise

  • Biotechnology, including medical devices and biological therapies
  • Nanotechnology, including nanomedicine, nanoplatforms and nanodevices
  • Molecular cell biology, including cell signalling and antibodies
  • Genetics, including gene editing and genetic engineering
  • Stem cells, including human neural stem cells

Professional Affiliations

  • Member - AusBiotech