Adrian brings to clients extensive commercial experience as a senior patent attorney for a global telecommunications company.

Having been personally responsible for over 300 patent families in multiple jurisdictions, Adrian aligns patent management strategies with project and broader commercial objectives.

His understanding of IP risk management assists him to manage patent infringements and provide mitigation options. Adrian’s capabilities also extend to IP commercialisation and licensing, and procurements. 

Adrian acts for a number of small enterprises and investors, advising them at the acquisition and investment stage on IP strategy and IP risk profiling.

With a strong background in the commercial sector, Adrian appreciates the context in which clients operate, providing a depth of knowledge and experience in bringing protection to a company’s IP.


  • Doctor of Philosophy (Physics) – University of Durham, United Kingdom
  • Masters of Science (Physics) – University of Durham, United Kingdom
  • Registered patent attorney (Australia and New Zealand)