Michael Seifried is a partner in our Melbourne trade marks team and is the trade marks practice group leader.
His experience acting for clients from small and medium enterprises to large publicly listed companies in both contentious and non-contentious intellectual property matters means that Michael understands the need for a commercially oriented approach. Michael has a particular interest in complex prosecutions, trade mark oppositions and removal proceedings. He also provides strategic advice for IP protection and management including in relation to domain names, copyright and the copyright/designs overlap. Michael has been endorsed in the WTR 1000 Trademark Prosecution and Strategy recommended list each year since 2018, and is recognised as an IP Star for trade mark prosecution in Managing Intellectual Property's IP STARS 2023.