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30+ Years Experience


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Why us?

Many clients move to us because of our exceptional personalised service.

They also enjoy our experience which minimises repeated attempts at trying to register intellectual property.

We seek to reduce your liability and infringement risk.

Experience Counts

You get what you pay for.

You could find, after 8-18 months of waiting, that all your invested money has been wasted, and you are in an expensive conflict.

You could find that repeated filings are needed, or may no longer be an option.

You're in Good Hands

The Director, Alex is a Patent Attorney and a Fellow of the Institute of Patent and Trademark Attorneys, and has 21 years in the field.

PLUS Cathy, our Senior Patent Attorney has 31 years in the field. She also worked as an Examiner for the New Zealand Patent Office.

Alex Ferrante

  • 21 Years Experience
  • Fellow – Patent Attorney Institute
  • Registered Patent Attorney
  • Bus Mgmt (Cert IV)
  • B Sc (Hons)

Personalised service and looking outside the box commercially are Alex’s greatest achievements.

Alex began his Intellectual Property career in 1998 and in 2006, founded Australian Patent & Trademark Services Pty Ltd.

Alex worked for a variety of firms, both in Adelaide and Melbourne, has a Business Management Certificate IV, and has Honours in Science from The University of Adelaide.

Employed as the IP Manager at Adelaide Research and Innovation (ARI), Alex developed a passion for the practical interplay between business and Intellectual Property.

Outside work, Alex enjoys baking sourdough bread, tennis, and gardening.

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(Postal) PO Box 688, North Adelaide

(By appointment only)
82 Ifould Street, Adelaide SA 5000

+(61) 1300 138 802

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