Associate, FB Rice
Charles is a registered Australian and New Zealand Patent Attorney with over six years of experience in drafting and prosecuting Australian and overseas patent applications. In addition to patent prosecution, Charles also works closely with clients to prepare thorough validity and infringement opinions. His practice also involves protecting clients’ registered designs in Australia and overseas.
Charles has a background in mechatronic engineering which places him in a position to appreciate and understand inventions in a variety of technology fields. This combination of knowledge in the mechanical, electrical, electronic, and computational fields is appreciated by his clients as it reflects the fusion of technologies often found in their commercial products.