IP GATEWAY WELCOMES MATT LORD TO THE FIRM
IP Gateway is delighted to announce that Matthew (Matt) Lord, a well-known Brisbane Patent Attorney, has joined the firm as of March this year. He joins a growing team of dynamic and experienced patent attorneys that continues to make its mark on the Brisbane and Australian IP market.
Matt is a Registered Patent and Trade Marks Attorney in Australia and New Zealand and has specialised in Intellectual Property (“IP”) protection since 2005. Before joining IP Gateway, Matt rose to the position of Principal at another of Australia’s leading IP firms.
Matt holds a Bachelor of Engineering with Honours and a Bachelor of Laws with Honours from The University of Queensland, and also a Master of Industrial Property Law from the University of Technology, Sydney. A substantial portion of IP Gateway’s work is in the Mining and Energy industries and with Matt and his skillset, the capabilities of the Engineering Group at IP Gateway will be greatly enhanced.
Matt has extensive experience in filing and prosecuting patent applications and managing patent portfolios for both Australian and overseas clients. He also specialises in patent oppositions having been involved in numerous patent oppositions before the Australian Patent Office.
Matthew has strong experience in the following technology areas:
- Mining, transport and construction technologies
- Wireless communications and telecommunications
- Security Systems
- Architectural hardware
- Medical and surgical devices
- Mechanical, electromechanical and electronic technologies
Matt takes great pride in forming long-lasting relationships with his clients and offering straight-up, pragmatic and strategic IP advice. He is also a great student of Australian patent law who enjoys keeping abreast of the decided patent cases and developments in the law in Australia.
Welcome to the team Matt.