Paul Thompson - Trade marks online

Paul Thompson

Principal

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

Level 6, 175 Eagle St, Brisbane, QLD 4000

“Protecting your brand isn’t a one-off task. As your business grows, it becomes an ongoing process, where a trusted advisor on your team can offer advice to avoid problems before they arise.”

Paul has more than 18 years patent and trade mark experience specialising in trade marks, licensing, enforcement and medical and veterinary technologies. Paul’s experience includes 10 years as a practising veterinary surgeon and 3 years as a commercial and litigation solicitor before he joined Fisher Adams Kelly in 1996.

Paul’s contribution to the industry extends beyond direct client work. He has held the position as trustee and Queensland Regional Chairperson of the Licensing Executives Society Australia & New Zealand. He is currently a Committee Member of the LESANZ Committee (Queensland Chapter) and was on the Queensland Committee for the Intellectual Property Society of Australia and New Zealand. Paul also regularly attends international and domestic conferences to contribute his experience, knowledge and opinions to debates that shape the future of the intellectual property landscape.

Role & Accountabilities

Paul’s personable approach is combined with a strong focus on providing the highest level of commercial advantage through trade mark registration and protection. Investing time in truly getting to know your brand, Paul offers insightful advice on how to best protect your reputation through trade marks, both now and in the future.

Qualifications & Memberships

  • BVSc (Hons), University of Queensland
  • LLB (Hons), Queensland University of Technology
  • Registered Patent and Trade Marks Attorney, Australia and New Zealand

Professional Associations

  • Licensing Executives Society
  • Fellow of the Institute of Patent and Trade Marks Attorneys
  • Intellectual Property Society of Australia and New Zealand
  • International Trademark Association

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