Sue Gilchrist

Sue Gilchrist

Key Details

Sue Gilchrist
Head of IP
Herbert Smith Freehills

  • Electronics
  • Life Sciences
  • Patents
  • Technology
  • Trademark


Sue Gilchrist is Herbert Smith Freehills’ regional managing partner in Asia and Australia. She has extensive experience in trademark, patent, passing off, and copyright law. Her notable cases include the Apple v Samsung patent, where she acted as lead partner for Apple, and design litigation relating to tablets, smartphones and 3G mobile connectivity technology. She has represented clients in a range of industries including consumer electronics, life sciences and healthcare.