Mann IP | Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys

Agency services

We work with patent and trade mark attorneys in a variety of jurisdictions. We place a high value on our relationships with our associates and we are committed to providing high quality and competitively priced services and reciprocal work.

We also work with overseas clients directly, including in-house attorneys, to help them secure and maintain patents, trade marks and registered designs in Australia.

Our agency services include:

  • Direct and national phase entry
  • Divisional filing
  • Patent prosecution
  • Direct trade mark filings
  • Prosecution of Madrid applications
  • Renewals
  • Ad-hoc advice

Australian national phase entry

Mann IP can assist with Australian national phase entry (including late entry), direct Australian filings and extensions of time. We can also review and amend patent specifications to comply with Australian law and formalities.

Filing Deadline: 31 months

The deadline for commencing national phase entry in Australia is 31 months from the earliest priority date.

Minimum requirements

To commence a national phase entry with our firm, please send an email to with:

  • The applicable PCT application number (or WO publication number); and
  • A verified English translation of the specification (and any Article 19/34 amendments) if not already in English.