Sue Gilchrist

Sue Gilchrist

Key Details

Sue Gilchrist
Head of IP
Herbert Smith Freehills

  • Electronics
  • Life Sciences
  • Patent
  • Patents
  • Technology
  • Trademark


Sue Gilchrist is the head of the Herbert Smith Freehills intellectual property practice in Australia. She has extensive experience in patent, trademark, passing off, and copyright litigation. Her notable cases include Apple v Samsung where she acted as lead partner for Apple in patent and design litigation relating to tablets, smartphones and 3G mobile connectivity technology. Gilchrist has represented clients in a range of industries including electronics, medical devices and entertainment.