Adam Luxton

Adam Luxton

Principal and Head of Engineering & ICT Team

P: +61 7 3011 2200 | E: aluxton@fak.com.au | Fisher Adams Kelly Callinans LinkedIn

Level 6, 175 Eagle St, Brisbane, QLD 4000

“Understanding my clients’ businesses and their commercial objectives is critical to my ability to offer commercially relevant advice.”

Adam has over 10 years experience in patents, designs and trade marks, with a robust technical background in Mining Engineering and Software Engineering. Adam has a proven track record and is highly regarded in the mining and energy fields demonstrated by his engagement by large national and multinational mining and energy companies.

Adam has acted as lead patent attorney in a number of Federal Court patent matters, including Pac Mining Pty Ltd and Esco Corporation (where Adam’s client was successful on appeal), and Uniline Australia Ltd -v- Sbriggs Pty Ltd (where Adam’s client was successful at trial). Adam has also been involved in many opposition matters before the Australian Patent Office, acting for both the applicant and the opponent.

Role & Accountabilities

Adam’s expertise is widely sought by clients with challenging or contentious intellectual property matters, particularly by those clients in the energy, engineering and mining fields. Adam’s attentiveness to industry trends assists him to provide relevant legal advice, regarding any developments that may affect his clients’ matters.

Qualifications & Memberships

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Software), University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Mining), University of Queensland
  • Master of Industrial Property, University of Technology, Sydney
  • Registered Patent and Trade Marks Attorney, Australia and New Zealand

Professional Associations

  • Fellow and Council Member of the Institute of Patent and Trade Marks Attorneys

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