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For the past decade New Zealand-headquartered James & Wells has built up a potent Australian patent practice, driven by senior patent attorneys Adam Luxton, Andrew Clarke and Nick Mountford. Their collective patent prosecution knowledge is well recognised by the industry and clientele alike. With an extensive background in mining and software engineering, Luxton is in demand for his services by both national and multinational companies seeking insightful and commercially savvy IP advice. With a particular flair in the biomedical and health research sectors, immunology PhD holder Clarke attracts an impressive following: universities, research institutes, start-ups and Australian Securities Exchange-listed companies all turn to him for help with their IP portfolio management. Mountford is an engineering/ICT specialist who draws on his 25 years working with numerous innovators to build multi-dimensional patent strategies that tick every box.