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Piper Alderman Offices
459 Collins Street
MELBOURNE, VIC 3000
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Mr Tim Clark
Intellectual Property & Technology
Piper Alderman has a strong focus on the IT and financial services sectors, advising on privacy and commercial data considerations, alongside maintaining an incident response offering. The team is led by Melbourne’s Tim Clark , who advises IT clients on data protection and privacy policies, data breach notifications and data collection practices, as well as data considerations for IT contracts, alongside Sydney’s Andrea Beatty, who specialises in the financial services sector and has a focus on incident responses, particularly relating to ransomware attacks.
Spread across the firm’s offices in Melbourne, Sydney and Adelaide, Piper Alderman‘s practice has strengths in conducting a range of IP work including patents, trade marks, copyright and designs for public and private companies, government agencies, research organisations and charities based in Australia and internationally. Life sciences, food and beverages, and technology are core focus areas of the team. Tim Clark is head of the IP practice and leads the Melbourne team; he primiarly undertakes transactional and non-contentious work in the telecoms and life-science sectors. Tim O’Callaghan leads the team from the Adelaide office and has expertise in portfolio management and protection; he also supports clients in the defence sector. Sarah Johnson left the firm in June 2021 and Eilish Gigney has been promoted to special counsel.
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- Data protection
- Dispute resolution: litigation
- Intellectual property
- Natural resources (transactions and regulatory)
- Dispute resolution: class actions
- Energy (transactions and regulatory)
- Financial services regulatory
- Labour and employment
- Restructuring and insolvency
- Corporate and M&A
- Real estate