Helen specialises in patents for pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies.
At AJ Park, Helen:
- conducts patentability and freedom to operate searches
- advises on patent validity and infringement
- files and prosecutes patent applications.
Before joining AJ Park, Helen worked as a research assistant for the University of Otago Human Genome Research Project and as an examiner for the Intellectual Property Office of New Zealand.
Helen graduated with first class honours in law and has a Bachelor of Science degree majoring in genetics from the University of Otago.