Australian trade mark attorneys for the world’s leading brands

We’re passionate about trade marks. We’ve been helping businesses secure their brands for nearly 15 years.

MacMillan Trade Marks works with Australian, New Zealand and international clients and associates to protect trade marks and intellectual property efficiently and holistically.

Every business needs a trade mark and we would be pleased to work with you as your IP partner.

Meet Tom –
MacMillan’s Founder and Managing Director

Managing Director Tom Rinder established MacMillan Trade Marks in 2007, after working for large multinational attorney firms. He’s passionate about intellectual property and driving exceptional outcomes for brands around the world.

Tom is an elected fellow of the Institute of Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys Australia (IPTA), the peak body in Australia, a member of the Intellectual Property Society of Australia and New Zealand (IPSANZ), and the International Trade Mark Association (INTA) and is registered with the Australian Government governing body, IP Australia.

With over 20 years of experience in trade mark law, Tom oversees every client MacMillan Trade Marks take on, so you are always assured of expert advice.

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Our story




MacMillan Trade Marks was established in 2007 with an unrelenting focus on being the experts in trade mark protection, providing the highest level of service to clients at a greater value for money, that isn’t billed by time.


Over the past 14 years, we’ve worked with hundreds of businesses, small and large, to secure and protect their trade marks. We’ve developed a global network of 500+ legal firms throughout the world to support international trade mark services.


14 Years




In 2020, we were acquired by Halo Group Holdings (Halo Group), a firm that delivers essential corporate services across legal, governance, risk and compliance.


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