Penny Catley

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Phone: +64 4 910 6505
Fax:+64 4 473 6712
Position: Baldwins Intellectual Property - Partner
Position: Baldwins Law Limited - Director
Office: Wellington
Qualifications: LLB
Keys Registered Patent Attorney Australia Registered Patent Attorney and Barrister & Solicitor NZ
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Penny joined the Wellington Office of Baldwins in August 2003 as a partner. Prior to joining Baldwins, Penny practiced commercial intellectual property for 11 years in a major New Zealand law firm.  She became registered as a Patent Attorney in New Zealand in 1992 and in Australia in 2002.


Penny advises particularly in relation to

  • Trade mark and brand protection issues 
  • Copyright and Fair Trading Act  
  • Commercial agreements including franchising 
  • Licensing, sale and purchase  
  • Sale and transfer agreements 
  • Due Diligence and intellectual property audits


IPSANZ (Intellectual Property Society of Australia and New Zealand) - Member
NZIPA (New Zealand Institute of Patent Attorneys) - Fellow


1988  Bachelor of Laws - Victoria University of Wellington


Individual Awards & Recognition

2014 Asia IP Experts - Trademark, Enforcement, Licensing & Franchising, Copyright, Pharma & Biotech
Asialaw Profiles, 2014
Best Lawyers, 2014
ManagingIP Star, 2015
ManagingIP Star, 2014
WTR 1000, 2015
WTR 1000, 2014
WTR 1000, 2013




Articles by Penny Catley