Alexia Mayer

Senior Associate

Christchurch
+64 (3) 961 2460
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Alexia is an experienced Australian IP litigator. Her practice includes patent, trade mark and copyright infringement, patent oppositions, breach of confidence, IP ownership disputes and misleading and deceptive conduct.

Originally from Australia, Alexia joined James & Wells in 2019. Prior to that, Alexia worked for more than 15 years as a litigator in the IP group at Allens (an Australian based international law firm), gaining significant experience in Federal Court and High Court proceedings.

Alexia has provided intellectual property advice to clients in a wide range of industries, including IT, banking and finance, media, pharmaceuticals and medical devices.

Outside work, Alexia enjoys exploring New Zealand, playing the ukulele, Latin dance, cooking, and spending time with her children.

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Experience

Originally from Australia, Alexia joined James & Wells in 2019. Prior to that, Alexia worked as an intellectual property litigator at major international law firm based in Australia for more than 15 years, gaining particular experience in Federal Court and High Court proceedings.

Alexia has provided intellectual property advice to clients in a wide range of industries, including pharmaceuticals, medical devices, IT, banking and finance, media, and food and beverages.

Qualifications & Memberships

  • Bachelor of Laws (Honours) - University of Melbourne
  • Bachelor of Arts - University of Melbourne
  • Diploma in Modern Languages (German) - University of Melbourne
  • Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand.
  • Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Courts of Victoria and New South Wales.
  • Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of Australia.
  • Member of the Trans Tasman National Committee of the Intellectual Property Society of Australia and New Zealand.
  • Member of the New Zealand Law Society.
  • Member of the New South Wales Law Society.
  • Member of the Canterbury Employers’ Chamber of Commerce.
  • Chief Executive Women Leaders Program alumnus.

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