Joanne Grant


Emily Bristow

Graduate (Law), Trainee Trade Mark Attorney

Bachelor of Laws (with Distinction)
Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice


Pearce IP’s law graduate Emily Bristow offers legal and intellectual property services, with a focus on patents and trade marks. 

Emily is a core legal team member, and supports Pearce IP’s clients in contentious and non-contentious matters, including providing legal and strategic advice and preparing for and assisting in intellectual property litigation.  

  • Emily’s practice includes all aspects of trade marks law and practice including branding strategy, clearance searches, prosecution, oppositions, trade mark infringement advice and disputes.
  • Emily provides patent law advice and strategy, and is a core team member in patent disputes.
  • Emily supports Pearce IP’s clients on policy issues relating to the regulation of pharmaceutical/biopharmaceutical products in Australia.

Emily co-authors Pearce IP’s blogs including the biopharma focussed blog BioBlast®, and Pearce IP’s regular pharma/biopharma industry news updates, ensuring that Pearce IP’s life sciences clients are kept abreast of important industry and legal developments.

A diligent and competent student, Emily received multiple scholarships throughout her studies, and graduated in 2021 with a Bachelor of Laws (with Distinction).

"Winner - Intellectual Property Team of the Year 2021"

Australian Law Awards (Lawyers Weekly)

"Lexology Legal Influencer"

Q2 2021 Healthcare and Life Sciences – Cross-border


Australian Law Awards (Lawyers Weekly)
Winner – Intellectual Property Team of the Year 2021
Lexology Legal Influencer

Q2 2021 Healthcare and Life Sciences (Cross-border)

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