Andrew Maryniak Portrait

Andrew Maryniak QC

Bar roll 1990 Silk 2013
  • Commercial Law Employment & Industrial
  • Intellectual Property
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Andrew Maryniak QC practises in all aspects of intellectual property law and commercial law

Andrew also has extensive experience in related trade practices law and product liability.  He predominantly appears in the Federal Court of Australia, the State Supreme Courts and in patent and trade mark opposition proceedings at IP Australia. 

Andrew is currently ranked by respected peer review publications Best Lawyers and Doyle's Guide for intellectual property law.

Before joining the Victorian Bar, Andrew was an Associate to the Honourable Justice Alfred King of the Supreme Court of Victoria.

From 01 Jul 2008, liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation


Chambers & Clerk

Aickin Chambers
Level 29 Room 8

200 Queen Street 
Melbourne VIC 3000 

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Jane King

03 9225 8558


Commercial Law
  • Banking & Finance
  • Competition
  • Consumer Law
  • Contractual Disputes
  • Equity & Trusts
Employment & Industrial
  • Employment Contracts
  • Restraint of Trade
Intellectual Property
  • Appellate
  • Confidential Information
  • Copyright & Designs
  • Information Technology
  • Media & Entertainment
  • Patents
  • Privacy & Data Protection
  • Trade Marks
Tort Law
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Negligence



Bachelor of Jurisprudence

Bachelor of Laws



Entitled to practise in

State and Territory Courts and Tribunals

Federal Court of Australia

High Court of Australia 

Recent Cases

Arche SAS v Jones [2015] ATMO 75 

AstraZeneca AB v Apotex Pty Ltd [2015] HCA Trans 98

AstraZeneca AB v Apotex Pty Ltd (2014) 226 FCR 324

Spirit Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd v Mundipharma Pty Ltd (2013) 102 IPR 55

Apotex Pty Ltd v Astrazeneca AB (No 5) [2013] FCA 560

Apotex Pty Ltd v Astrazeneca AB (No 4) (2013) 100 IPR 285

Eli Lilly & Co Ltd v Apotex Pty Ltd (2013) 100 IPR 451 

Snack Foods Ltd v Premier 1st Pty Ltd (2013) 99 IPR 629


Chair of the Intellectual Property & Trade Practices Section of the Commercial Bar Association

Intellectual Property Society of Australia & New Zealand 

Copyright Society of Australia