Elisa Nicoletti

Dr Elisa Nicoletti is a patent and trade marks attorney based in Melbourne.

Elisa helps clients to understand the patent system and identify whether their inventions are patentable.  She also works with clients to consider the different approaches available in order to achieve the best outcome for their business.

Elisa completed an internship at Pirelli Tyre S.p.a before joining Griffith Hack. She has a broad and solid scientific background in areas including material science, nanotechnology, optics and photonics and was awarded a student innovation prize in 2009 for innovation research at the frontier of science and technology.  Her knowledge and experience allows Elisa to quickly and comprehensively grasp her clients exciting concepts and techniques.  


  • Doctor of Philosophy (Physics) – Swinburne University of Technology
  • Master of Material Science – University of Padua, Italy
  • Registered Patent and Trade Mark Attorney (Australia and New Zealand)