Priscilla is a Special Counsel at HWL Ebsworth in the Commercial Litigation Team
A highly experienced litigator and former commercial barrister with particular expertise intellectual property (copyright, trade marks and designs), competition and consumer law, media (defamation), privacy, equity, regulatory and general commercial law. Priscilla also has experience in administrative law having acted for various government departments at Federal, State and Local level.
An experienced advocate, Priscilla has appeared before Courts and Tribunals at State and Federal level with a particular passion for acting and appearing in injunctions seeking urgent interlocutory relief.
Priscilla is also well versed in dealing with regulatory complaints including representing clients in respect to defending allegations made by ACMA, APRA/AMCOS, ASIC and ACCC.
She also has an interest in white collar crime and has acted in matters involving allegations of corporate fraud and defending clients in ASIC prosecutions.
Priscilla has acted for high profile clients in well publicised litigation, including acting as a solicitor and later junior Counsel for Larrikin Music in the long running dispute with the writers and music publishers of Men at Work’s Down Under in relation to copyright infringement of Kookaburra Sits in the Old Gum Tree.
Priscilla’s experience includes providing risk management advice to clients seeking assistance with intellectual property and brand protection issues. She has extensive experience in assisting clients with managing trade mark portfolios including navigating clients through third party oppositions and overcoming adverse examination reports.
Priscilla’s recent experience includes acting for: