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Lisa Neilson
Senior Associate

Tel: +61 2 8231 1004


  • Sydney

Lisa Neilson is a senior associate in our Sydney trade marks team.

Having joined the firm in 2009, Lisa advises local and overseas clients on a range of contentious and non-contentious trade mark issues and specialises in developing and managing global trade mark portfolios. She has extensive experience in trade mark clearance searches, filing, prosecution, oppositions and enforcement matters. Lisa’s practice covers all aspects of trade mark registration and enforcement in Australia and New Zealand including clearance searching, prosecution, oppositions and non-use removal actions.


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  • Masters of Intellectual Property Law, University of Technology Sydney
  • Graduate Certificate of Trade Marks Law & Practice, University of Technology Sydney

Industry Expertise

  • Food and beverages, with particular experience assisting wine brands
  • Software and communications technology
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Fashion, cosmetics and personal care
  • Medical devices

Professional Affiliations

  • Member - Intellectual Property Society of Australia & New Zealand (IPSANZ)
  • Member - International Trade Marks Association (INTA)
  • Member - The Institute of Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys of Australia (IPTA)
  • Member of Marques - The Association of European Trade Mark Owners
  • Co-Chair Asia-Pacific Subcommittee - INTA Bulletins Committee 2020-2021