Contact Paul Davis

Paul Davis

Principal and Chief Executive Officer

P: +61 7 3011 2200 | E: pdavis@fak.com.au

Level 6, 175 Eagle St, Brisbane, QLD 4000

“My work doesn’t just affect people sitting around a boardroom table, its impact can be felt on the trading room floor and shareholders’ back pockets. I take that responsibility very seriously.”

Paul has more than 20 years patent, design and trade mark experience and specialises in mechanical and process engineering, manufacturing systems, materials handling, medical instrumentation and apparatus.

Paul has acted on behalf of a range of clients, including ASX listed companies, Universities, start-ups, multinationals and national companies. He always offers a pragmatic and strategic approach to
protecting their intellectual property. Paul has also provided litigation strategies, including filing a number of innovation patents, in order to successfully capture infringing products. Paul became a Partner of Fisher Adams Kelly in 2002.

Role & Accountabilities

Paul conceived the idea of a specialist Engineering team for Fisher Adams Kelly, formed by Engineers, to serve Engineers. This initiative has attracted some of Australia’s foremost Engineering-focused patent attorneys and is considered by Paul to be one highlight of his career. Paul enjoys a close working relationship with his clients eliciting trust due to his forward-thinking, proactive attitude and a determination to achieve successful commercial outcomes for every client.

Qualifications & Memberships

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Manufacturing systems), Queensland University of Technology
  • Bachelor of Business (Marketing), Queensland University of Technology
  • Diploma of Export Management, Australian Institute of Export
  • Registered Patent and Trade Marks Attorney, Australia and New Zealand

Professional Associations

  • Australian Councillor, Institute of Patent and Trade Marks Attorneys, Australia
  • Asian Patent Attorneys Association
  • Australian Institute of Company Directors
  • Fellow of the Institute of Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys of Australia
  • International Trademark Association

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