At Origin IP, 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.

Our patent attorneys have qualifications in a science or engineering discipline, many with a post-graduate degree. We have particular strengths in the fields of medical devices, engineering, manufacturing, semiconductors, computers and computer programs, automotive, aerospace, electronics, telecommunications, plastics and packaging.

Some of our IP Directors have worked in-house for leading companies, so we understand how patents are used by corporations. This results in better, more valuable patents.

Complex inventions are our specialty. Our patent team has a proven ability in understanding “cutting edge” inventions that have been developed by some of the world’s most advanced technology companies.

New Zealand and Australian businesses are well known for taking on the world. For this reason, we have specialist expertise in foreign intellectual property law and procedure which results in better strategic advice for our clients looking internationally. We file prosecute a large number of patent applications for our clients all over the world.

If you’d like to discuss how we can help you with your patent requirements, please call us.

Our specialties include:

  • Drafting patent applications suitable for NZ, Australia, US and international prosecution

  • NZ, Australia and international patent filings and prosecution

  • Managing patent portfolios

  • Advising on patent infringement and third party conflicts

  • Contentious proceedings including infringement and revocation proceedings

  • Opposition and appeal proceedings before the Intellectual property offices of New Zealand and Australia

  • Patent auditing

  • Patent assignments, licensing and due diligence

  • NZ and Australian patent law

All of the patent attorneys at Origin IP are registered in New Zealand and Australia. The patent attorneys at Origin IP provide services in both jurisdictions and have the necessary knowledge, skills and experience to competently provide advice on patents. Only a registered patent attorney may provide you with professional assistance in New Zealand or Australia to apply for and obtain a patent, prepare and amend patent specifications; or get advice on the validity of patents and their infringement.