James has experience in both contentious and non-contentious matters across a range of intellectual property rights, including patent litigation in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical devices industries. Prior to joining Powell Gilbert, James gained experience at a leading intellectual property firm in Australia and was the associate to a judge at the Federal Court of Australia.
James graduated with a BSc in Biomedical Science and Molecular Biology and a BForensics in Forensic Biology and Toxicology from Murdoch University.
James joined Powell Gilbert in 2022.
2020 Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria and the High and Federal Courts of Australia
BSc (Biomedical Science and Molecular Biology), Murdoch University
BForensics (Forensic Biology and Toxicology), Murdoch University
LLB (Law), La Trobe University
Member of AIPPI, IPSoc
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