Martin Friedgut

Senior Associate
Registered Patent attorney
Registered Trade mark attorney

Martin Friedgut brings considerable international industry and R&D experience to his role, with solid expertise in the fields of RF, optical systems and microwaves, telecommunications and information technology, power electronics and electronics manufacture. Prior to his start in the IP profession in 1997, Martin worked at Telstra, Australia’s major telecommunications provider, where he was responsible for planning the introduction of broadband transmission and switching technology into the international network. Before that he acquired broad industry and R&D experience in Australia, South Africa and Israel.

Martin’s current practice includes patent drafting and prosecution, with particular focus on Australian, US and European applications, in a broad range of fields. These include telecommunications and computers, software, signal processing, medical imaging systems, bioinformatics, and business processes. He also has experience in oppositions before the Australian and New Zealand Patent Offices, and has prepared validity and infringement opinions in contentious matters. Martin is the author and co-author of several articles in scientific publications.

Martin is a member of the Institute of Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys (IPTA), the IP Society of Australia and New Zealand (IPSANZ), and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).


Martin Friedgut

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by | Apr 4, 2023 | Firm News | 0 Comments

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by | Jan 18, 2023 | Patents | 0 Comments

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by | Jan 17, 2023 | Patents | 0 Comments

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by | Aug 22, 2022 | Patents | 0 Comments

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by | Aug 22, 2022 | Firm News | 0 Comments

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by | Apr 17, 2022 | Firm News | 0 Comments

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by | Apr 2, 2022 | Patents | 0 Comments

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by | Mar 30, 2022 | Patents | 0 Comments

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by | Mar 30, 2022 | Commercial,Patents | 0 Comments

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