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A business' reputation and identity can be its most valuable asset. We can provide you with strategic advice to ensure that you are protected






Kate Kelly is a Registered Trade Mark Attorney based in Hobart, Tasmania in Australia.  Kate Kelly Trade Marks focuses on the protection of business reputations both locally and internationally. 


Kate Kelly (BCom LLB, Grad Cert Legal Practice, Grad Cert Trade Mark Law and Practice) is the Principal Trade Mark Attorney at Kate Kelly Trade Marks.  Kate's career started in 2001 in as a legal practitioner in a Hobart general legal practice in practising commercial law.  As a result of travel to Europe and residing in Ireland for 8 years Kate qualified and worked as an Irish and European Trade Mark Attorney.   After returning to Australia in 2010 Kate qualified and registered with the Professional Standards Board for Australian Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys and as an Australian Registered Trade Mark Attorney commencing practice in Australia.



Bachelor of Commerce and Laws - University of Tasmania - 1999

Graduate Certificate of Legal Practice - University of Tasmania - 2000

Admission to the Supreme Court of Tasmania - August 2000

Registered Irish Trade Mark Attorney - 2005

Registered European Trade Mark Attorney - 2006

Graduate Certificate of Trade Mark Law and Practice - 2011

Registered Australian Trade Mark Attorney 2012







Kate Kelly Trade Marks will provide you with commercially practical advice on all aspects of trade marks including;

  • trade mark clearance and availability
  • trade mark applications and prosecution to registration of trade marks
  • advice on infringement of trade marks,
  • oppositions, revocation and rectification actions and internet domain related issues
  • all related matters before IP Australia
  • various foreign and International applications, oppositions, removal proceeds and other related matters. 

​Fees - 

Trade mark applications through to registration are charged on a fixed up-front fee basis.


We are always happy to discuss your business and provide you with a quote. 

“I admit I was very envious each year when colleagues werenamed to The Best Lawyers in Virginia. I am thrilled to now have this singular honor among the rest.”












m. 0417 238 969



PO Box 132

North Hobart

TAS 7002




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