SEARCH   
MEMBER LOGIN    

Trademark and Patent Lawyers and Attorneys in Australia: Market Research Report

Market Research • Market Size • Industry Statistics • Industry Analysis • Industry Trends

Trademark and Patent Lawyers and Attorneys Market Research Report | Advisory & Financial Services | Law Firms | Oct 2015

Going global: New free-trade agreements will likely increase demand for industry services

IBISWorld’s Trademark and Patent Lawyers and Attorneys market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
IPH IPH market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$915m
Annual Growth 11-16
3.7%
Annual Growth 16-21
Purchase to read more
Profit
Purchase to read more
Employment
2,646
Businesses
643
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Trademark and Patent Lawyers and Attorneys industry has grown steadily over the past five years, defying the weak growth in Australia's broader Legal Services industry. The industry has benefited from steady demand from downstream markets, such as the Biotechnology industry. Downstream markets have increased their private research and development (R&D) expenditure alongside continuing Federal Government initiatives to encourage innovation, such as tax offsets for companies that undertake R&D activities. These activities have sustained demand for trademark and patent legal services, as companies have sought to protect their newly created intellectual property.

Industry revenue is expected to grow at an annualised 3.7% over the five years through 2015-16, to reach $914.6... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

The geographic spread of businesses in the Trademark and Patent Lawyers and Attorneys industry is based on the distribution of population and economic activity in Australia. The eastern states of Australia have the highest concentration of businesses, with about 83.5% of patent lawyers and attorneys found in New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland. Most businesses' headquarters are based in either Melbourne or Sydney. Law firms tend to locate their businesses close to clients as this makes it easier to communicate with existing clients and attract new work. As a result, Victoria and New South Wales are over-represented relative to their populations.

South Australia and Western Australia account for 6.0% and 7.6% of businesses respectively... purchase to read more

 


Industry ProductsRelated ReportsTable of Contents

What is the Trademark and Patent Lawyers and Attorneys Industry?

Legal practitioners (lawyers or attorneys) in this industry are primarily engaged in the provision of legal services related to intellectual property law, such as patent and trademark filing, maintenance and litigation.

Industry Products
PatentsRegistration of designCopyright and trademark servicesSecrecy and confidentiality agreements
 
Industry Activities
Advising, drafting, monitoring and enforcing secrecy and confidential agreementsAdvising, drafting, monitoring and enforcing patentsAdvising, drafting, monitoring and enforcing trademarksAdvising, drafting, monitoring and enforcing copyrighted materialAdvising, drafting, monitoring and enforcing designsAdvising, drafting, monitoring and enforcing plant breeder's rightsAdvising, drafting, monitoring and enforcing secrecy and confidential agreementsAdvising, drafting, monitoring and enforcing patentsAdvising, drafting, monitoring and enforcing trademarksAdvising, drafting, monitoring and enforcing copyrighted materialAdvising, drafting, monitoring and enforcing designsAdvising, drafting, monitoring and enforcing plant breeder's rights


View Sample
Quote
Select Clients