Frances Drummond

Name: Frances Drummond

Qualifications: LLB (Hons), Solicitor admitted in England and  Wales, Hong Kong and Australia, Trade Mark Attorney (UK),GAICD, NMAS

Title: Partner

Organisation: Norton Rose Fulbright

State: NSW

Immediation Practice Area: Mediation, Expert Determination


I am a Partner and National Head of the  intellectual property team at Norton Rose Fulbright. My practice area spans  across all aspects of intellectual property law, including portfolio  management, enforcement and exploitation. I have 30 years’ experience practicing  in intellectual property and I have worked extensively in this space within  Australia and across Asia Pacific.

I am an accredited and trained LEADR mediator.

●        FAICD

●        INTA Panel of Neutrals

●        Nationally Accredited Mediator

●        ex Chair non-for-profit board.

Personal Comment

I am passionate about helping people and companies solve problems using the most appropriate means.

Immediation Area(s) of Expertise

Corporate and commercial (Contracts,  Corporation), Intellectual property, Information technology and media  (Copyright, Defamation, Information technology, Intellectual property, Media  and entertainment, Moral rights, Plant breeders’ rights, Procurement, Telecommunications)