Joanne Grant

Emily Dwyer (née Bristow)

Graduate Lawyer, Trainee Trade Mark Attorney

LLB, GDLP
Bachelor of Laws (with Distinction)
Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice
Lawyer (NSW Supreme Court)

Pearce IP’s law graduate Emily Dwyer 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).

My Awards

Australian Law Awards (Lawyers Weekly)

Finalist – Intellectual Property Team of the Year: Pearce IP (2022)
Winner – Intellectual Property Team of the Year: Pearce IP (2021)

IAM Patent 1000

Pearce IP as a firm listed and recommended: 20222021 (litigation and prosecution)
Bronze ranking (Litigation and Prosecution): Pearce IP (2022, 2021)

Lexology Legal Influencer

Healthcare and Life Sciences (Cross-border): Emily Bristow (Q2 2021)

Managing IP Stars

Firm: Pearce IP ranked: 2022 (Tier 3 – prosecution)

Women in Business Law Awards – APAC

Shortlisted: Australian Firm of the Year (2022)

Australasian Lawyer 5-Star Awards

5-Star Intellectual Property Law Firm: Pearce IP (2021)

Lexology Legal Influencer

Healthcare and Life Sciences (Australasia): Pearce IP (Q2 2022, Q1 2021, Q4 2020)
Healthcare and Life Sciences (Cross-border): Pearce IP (2021)

Latest Articles

"Winner - Intellectual Property Team of the Year 2021"

Australian Law Awards (Lawyers Weekly)

"Finalist - Intellectual Property Team of the Year 2022"

Australian Law Awards (Lawyers Weekly)

"Pearce IP bronze ranking for litigation and recommended for prosecution"

IAM Patent 1000 2021

"Pearce IP ranked bronze for litigation and prosecution"

IAM Patent 1000 2022

"5-Star Intellectual Property Law Firm"

Australasian Lawyer 5-Star Awards 2021

"Pearce IP Ranked Tier 3 - Prosecution"

MIP IP Stars 2022

"Lexology Legal Influencer"

Healthcare and Life Sciences (Cross-border): Emily Bristow (Q2 2021)

"Lexology Legal Influencer"

Healthcare and Life Sciences (Australasia): Pearce IP (Q2 2022, Q1 2021, Q4 2020)

Healthcare and Life Sciences (Cross-border): Pearce IP (2021)

"Women in Business Law Awards - APAC"

Shortlisted: Australin Firm of the Year (2022)

OUR VISION

By 2027, be the premier life sciences IP practice in Australia.