Paul Lee

Paul Lee

Associate \ AJ Park IP Limited, Wellington

Paul is a highly skilled professional working in AJ Park’s engineering and IT team, where he conducts patentability and freedom to operate searches and contributes to the patent prosecution process for a range of clients.


Paul's strong technical background in Mechatronics Engineering provides an in-depth understanding of the technical aspects of intellectual property protection, using mechanical, electrical and software-based concepts.

With a Bachelor’s degree in Mechatronics Engineering and a Master's degree in Engineering Management, Paul brings a developed perspective to the field of IP. He is currently studying towards a Masters in Intellectual Property at the University of Sydney to become well-versed in the legal and regulatory aspects of IP, and to be able to navigate the complex landscape of IP laws and regulations.


Prior to working at AJ Park, Paul conducted research and development at the University of Canterbury on the creation of an innovative robotic fish tail. Paul’s previous work also includes work for Red Bus Limited on a plan to reduce the carbon emissions of their bus fleet.

Working style

Paul is a dedicated, hardworking professional who is committed to providing the highest level of service to clients. Paul is always looking for new challenges and opportunities to grow and develop, and is excited to continue making a positive impact in the field of IP.

Beyond work

Outside of work, Paul enjoys playing golf and being active in the sun. He also has interests in trying new foods and activities.



  • Master of Engineering in Management, University of Canterbury 2020
  • Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering, University of Canterbury 2018