Lynell Tuffery Huria

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Lynell Tuffery Huria
AJ Park
New Zealand


Lynell Tuffery Huria joined AJ Park in 1990, aged just 16, and this year she celebrates 30 years with the firm. She was the first Ma-ori patent attorney in New Zealand and, in 2018, she became a principal of AJ Park. She specialises in all aspects of trademark protection, management and enforcement. She acts for a diverse range of clients, from Ma-ori organisations in New Zealand to multinational companies in North America, South America and Asia. As a leading expert on indigenous IP rights and Ma-ori IP, she is the current chairperson of INTA’s committee on Indigenous Rights.