Danielle is a Senior Associate with the Biotechnology team. Danielle focuses on the preparation and prosecution of patent applications, patentability, infringement, clearance, and validity opinions, and due diligence work, with a specialty in biopharmaceuticals (including antibodies and antisense molecules), diagnostics and agriculture (including transgenic plants). Danielle works with a number of local and overseas biotech companies, including small to medium entities, big pharma and generics companies as well as academic institutions to protect their intellectual property and help them avoid infringing competitor's intellectual property rights. Danielle has represented clients in oppositions to grant of both Australian and New Zealand patents and has prepared patent attorney reports required in prospectuses for initial public offerings.
Danielle is a registered Australian Patent Attorney.