Lucy George

Operations Manager, Melbourne |

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Lucy manages the Australian and New Zealand IP administration team in Melbourne, providing operational support to principals and associates. She joined FPA Patent Attorneys in 1999 after gaining valuable experience working in patents and designs in another firm.

Lucy’s experience ensures clients receive immediate action and high level support on receipt of instructions. She creates and maintains precedent documents and identifies opportunities to improve workflow processes.

Areas of expertise

  • Managing the Australian and New Zealand IP team
  • Knowledge of local Patent Office initiatives and legislative and technical changes
  • Client relationship management and client portfolio reporting
  • Preparation and filing of new applications
  • Requesting examination
  • Acceptance and grant
  • Advising clients of filing requirements and cost estimates
  • Adherence to all formalities

For further information on filing requirements please see:

Australia - from filing to grant

New Zealand - from filing to grant

Extensions of time and late filing of patent applications    




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