Nirupama joined the Hamilton Patents team in 2019. She hails from India where she studied towards a degree in aerospace engineering as well as a Bachelor of Laws with Honours in Intellectual Property rights. She has in-house experience as a patent executive at a two-wheeler automobile company. The knowledge and skills learned in her degree gives Nirupama the ability to advise in relation to patent law from a cross-jurisdictional perspective.
Nirupama’s work focuses on patent prosecution, drafting patent specifications, patent search and patent landscaping.
She is continuing her education at the University of Auckland studying towards a Master of Laws.
Outside of work, Nirupama likes to play badminton, swim, indoor rock climb, practise yoga and karate. She is also a trained vocalist in the Carnatic style of Indian classical music.