Our team

“I enjoy getting to know clients, and their businesses, so I can best advise our clients on optimal brand selection and protection in all relevant markets.”

Lucy is a Senior Associate in our Trade Marks Group. Prior to joining Madderns in 2008, Lucy was a Senior Associate in the Melbourne Intellectual Property Group of one of Australia’s major law firms, where she worked for five and half years. For part of that time, Lucy was seconded to the legal teams of two large corporations. Lucy also worked as Senior Counsel for a large telecommunications company in the UK during 2005/06.

Lucy’s expertise in trade mark law includes advising on trade mark clearance searches, local and international filings, prosecution, oppositions, non-use actions, co-existence agreements and infringement advice.

Lucy also has experience, and interest, in domain name actions and has assisted clients in successfully challenging the registration of third party domain names under the .au Dispute Resolution Policy.

Lucy values the opportunity to better know and understand clients and their businesses, so that she is best able to advise on brand selection and protection, both in Australia and internationally.

Lucy has a Bachelor of Laws (with Honours) and a Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) from the University of Melbourne.

Email:

Lucy.Deane@madderns.com.au

Details:

Teams:

Qualifications:

  • Registered Trade Mark Attorney
  • Bachelor of Laws & Legal Practice (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons)

Expertise:

  • Trade Marks

Memberships:

  • IPTA