Mark Metzeling is a qualified solicitor who has a Masters of Intellectual Property Laws, a Masters of Laws and a Bachelor of Applied Science (Biochemistry). Mark has never lost a contested matter, he is an expert in brand protection and securing trade mark rights.
Mark Metzeling was recently listed as a Leading Lawyer for Trade Mark Prosecution and Strategy in Australia by WTR 1000: The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals 2018. Mark “saves clients’ money with comprehensive knowledge of the nuances of Australian trademark law. He’s very professional and generous with his time too...a highly knowledgeable and personable lawyer”. Mark is also a member of the Trade Marks Standing Committee of AIPPI (The International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property) due to his distinguished knowledge and experience across all areas of Trade Mark law.
Accomplished in all areas of Trade Mark law, Mark advises on the searching, availability and registrability of new trade marks. He is dedicated to securing registration of Australian, New Zealand and international trade mark applications. He has significant experience in policing and enforcing trade mark rights, both nationally and internationally.
Mark has been a long-serving member of executive committees and company boards, and a small business owner. Mark understands what drives business, he provides clients with practical advice tailored specifically to meet their commercial needs. His capacity to simplify complex and technical matters, allows him to generate meaningful advice. He is renowned for asking the right questions required to achieve the most advantageous results for his clients.