Brendan Nugent

Brendan has over 25 years' experience in intellectual property, and is particularly focussed on life sciences and chembio patents.


Brendan specialises in patents in the fields of:

  • pharmaceuticals and pharmacology
  • molecular biology
  • polymer chemistry
  • organic chemistry
  • genetics and genomics
  • biochemistry
  • food science
  • protein chemistry
  • immunology
  • plant and agribiotech
  • cell biology
  • stem cells.

Other credentials

In 2013, Brendan was appointed by the Minister for Industry to the Professional Standards Board for Patent and Trade Marks Attorneys. The Board administers the educational and disciplinary regimes for patent and trade mark attorneys in Australia.

Previous work

Prior to joining AJ Park, Brendan was a partner of one of Australia's major law firms. Before becoming a registered Australian patent attorney, Brendan was a senior patent examiner at the Australian Patent Office (now IP Australia).


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