History

Unafraid to go the extra mile, Stuart Gibson is a passionate defender of his clients’ brand and reputation. Stuart joined National Commercial law firm Macpherson Kelley as a Principal Lawyer in March 2022, with his straight talking advice and no-nonsense approach impressing colleagues and clients alike.

Trade Mark Solutions is a collaboration between Stuart Gibson and Macpherson Kelley.

Get in
touch

Give us a call on 03 9208 9997 or 0418 134 533 to find out how we can assist you build and secure your brand equity, manage your intellectual property rights, protect your reputation or provide you with broad commercial advice.

Stuart Gibson

Stuart has extensive experience in the fields of Intellectual Property (non-contentious and contentious). With over 26 years of managing client’s trade marks and brands, Stuart’s expertise covers Copyright Law, Trade Marks, Design Law, Patent litigation and Disputes and Competition and Trade Practices Issues dealing with Misleading and Deceptive Conduct.

Stuart advises many of Australia’s leading retail brands including Brett Blundy Retail Group and global brands Lovisa, Honey Birdette, Bassike and State of Escape Accessories.

Areas of
expertise

  • Intellectual property
  • Copyright
  • Trademarks
  • Competition Law & Trade practices issues dealing with misleading and deceptive conduct
  • Designs law
  • Patent litigation and disputes
  • Racial and religious vilification

Industries

  • Entertainment
  • Information, communications and technology
  • Foreign owned subsidiaries
  • Fashion
  • Sports and media

Leadership
positions

Member – IPSANZ-Intellectual Property Society of Australia and New Zealand
Advisory Board Member – Melbourne University Centre of Media and Communications Law
Member – International Trademark Association (INTA)