LLB BSc (Computer Science and Mathematics)
Patent Attorney (Trans-Tasman)
Senior Associate, Terry IP Patent Attorneys Limited
Senior Associate, Terry IP Law Limited
D: +64 9 978 1632
Patents, designs, copyright
Telecommunications, software, business methods, gaming, blockchain, fintech, artificial intelligence, medical devices, and personal electronics
- Preparing and prosecuting patent applications
- Standards-essential patent development
- Global portfolio development
- IP strategy development
- Advising on patentability
- Infringement and validity advice
- Freedom to operate assessment
Mat is a registered Trans-Tasman Patent Attorney and New Zealand lawyer focusing on patents for computer-implemented inventions. He has particular expertise working in emerging and fast-moving areas like fintech, blockchain, and artificial intelligence.
Mat has over a decade of experience in IP, and specialises in navigating the complex and ever-changing rules around the patentability of computer-implemented inventions in different jurisdictions around the world.
Before joining Ellis Terry, Mat worked with another IP firm in Auckland, a European patent attorney firm in London, and in-house at a multi-national medical device manufacturer.