We believe in flexible and proactive partnerships with our clients

Intellectual property is the catalyst for commercial success. We help protect and maximise investment in new ideas, products, services and technologies. Technology intellectual property is our specialty. Our partners and senior personnel are respected and experienced intellectual property professionals, covering all areas of technology. We bring extensive experience working in New Zealand, Australia, Singapore and Europe, in private practice, in-house and in senior government roles.

Our clients include inventors, start-ups, research institutes, universities, government agencies, small and large businesses and multi-national corporations located in New Zealand and Australia and around the world. It’s our business to understand your business, your commercial drivers and aspirations and to build solid intellectual property strategies based on them. By building a deep understanding of your business we are able to be more responsive, efficient and strategic.

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 We are proud to have been named the 2019 New Zealand Firm of the Year for Patents at the Asia IP  Awards 

BRITTA FROMOW

Partner

Mechanical Engineering, Electronics, Designs

Britta has been working in the field of intellectual property for over 18 years.  She has a background in engineering and is a lawyer and patent attorney.   

HONEYLAB

Did you know that bees must visit approximately 2 million flowers and fly over 180,000 kilometres to make 1 kilo of honey? Our client HoneyLab does.

FERRIER RESEARCH INSTITUTE

The Ferrier Research Institute is a specialist team of carbohydrate chemistry researchers at Victoria University of Wellington led by Professor Richard Furneaux.

GILLLIES MCINDOE RESEARCH INSTITUTE

The Gillies McIndoe Research Institute (GMRI) is revolutionising the approach to cancer treatment by targeting a unique population of tumour cells known as ‘cancer stem cells’.

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Us

Postal Address

PO Box 25520, Wellington 6140, New Zealand

Our Email

mail@catalystip.co.nz