Griffith Hack is proud to announce that Amanda Stark, Principal and Practice Group Leader of our ChemLife team, has received the Client Choice Award – IP Patent Agents and Attorneys, Australia at the 2021 Lexology Client Choice Awards.
Established in 2005, Client Choice recognises individuals around the world who stand apart for the excellent client care they provide and the quality of their service.
The criteria for this award focuses on the ability to add real value to clients’ business; above and beyond the other players in the market. Uniquely, nominees can be submitted only by corporate counsel, with this year’s winners chosen from a pool of more than 2,000 individual client assessments.
What clients said about Amanda
“Amanda is easy to get on with, picks up the issues & technology quickly and provides clear advice, good availability, good communication.”
“Amanda is an exceptional patent attorney with extensive expertise in managing biotech patent matters.”
“Amanda is always, responsive, patient, professional, extremely knowledgeable and works hard to achieve the best outcome for her clients.
“In all my interactions with Amanda, she has been an excellent communicator and consistently provided invaluable advice on patent strategy.“
“Amanda demonstrates a critical commercial perspective. Her outstanding advice has greatly increased our value.”
“Amanda has provided strategic guidance on options to minimise costs while maximising outcomes.”
Amanda is one of the leading practitioners in the Australian biotechnology space. She is a key member of Griffith Hack’s leadership team, heading up the ChemLife practice group and leading the International Business Development and Foreign Associate Relationship program.
Amanda has a reputation for grasping complex legal and technical issues and developing creative solutions to achieve targeted results. Known in the industry for her tenacity and lateral thinking, clients transfer their work to Amanda when issues arise that most attorneys cannot resolve. A key strength of Amanda’s is IP strategy formulation and she is often called upon to develop IP strategies for companies looking for investment.