Origin IP

Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys


Origin IP is a team of senior patent attorneys who thoroughly understand the commercial imperatives behind capturing IP assets and management of valuable IP portfolios.

We believe in making your job easier. We have significant experience in partnering with executive teams to deliver the outcome you want on time and on budget. Our unique approach means we record a significant rate of approved patent applications.

Origin IP clients include manufacturers, exporters, universities, technical commercialisation businesses, and law firms requiring specialist IP support.




Level 10, Zurich Tower
21 Queen Street
Auckland 1010
New Zealand


+64 9 927 8864

Services we offer


We have an enviable reputation for assisting our clients secure patents throughout the world. Our experienced team of patent attorneys draft and prosecute patents for leading technology companies. We are dedicated to the highest standards of quality and service.

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Callaghan Innovation grant assistance

Callaghan Innovation is the New Zealand government innovation agency which provides grant funding innovation to help businesses grow faster for a better New Zealand. Our team helps clients secure grant funding and meet key funding milestones.

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Trade marks

We assist our clients in relation to their trade mark requirements in New Zealand, Australia and throughout the world. Trade mark protection is one of the most important factors to consider with any brand to distinguish your goods or services in the market place.

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searching & Freedom to Operate

The team at Origin IP offer Freedom to Operate searching, IP risk assessment, and assistance with mitigating your commercial risk as part of our legal services to clients. Talk to our team if you have concerns about any risks you may face commercial.

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Registered designs

Our attorneys extensive experience in protecting the appearance of products, packaging, graphics and artistic works in a wide range of industries. We also offer strategic advice to product manufacturers and industrial-design companies to mitigate the risks of your products being copied. 

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IP Governance, Management and Capability

As an alternative to conventional IP services we can integrate with your business to take care of your IP as an in-house IP department would. We collectively develop with you a comprehensive IP plan that meets your needs with statements of work, milestones and budgets. Scheduled updates capture developments that occur within your business and provide management and governance reports. Documented, bespoke IP processes and training to allow your staff to report IP developments that might need urgent attention.

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To discuss how we can help you get the best possible results from your IP