Location of service: 
IP Right: 
Patents, Trade marks, Designs, Plant breeder's rights

Email: hayley.tarr@minterellison.com

Mobile: 0477 914 319

165 Varsity Parade, Varsity Lakes, QLD, 4227


$160+GST/hr; $1200+GST/day

Mediation experience

Work experience in:

1) family mediation at Relationships Australia, on the Gold Coast, Queensland and at Legal Aid New South Wales, in Sydney, New South Wales;

2) farm debt mediation at the NSW Rural Assistance Authority, in Sydney, New South Wales; and

3) commercial mediation with Sir Laurence Street, in Sydney, New South Wales.

Mediation qualifications

  • Completed the Bond University Basic Mediation Training Course in 2004
  • Completed the LEADR (now the Resolution Institute) Mediation Course in 2010
  • Completed the Bond University Mediation Assessment Course in 2017

Specialist experience and qualifications


  • practiced as a solicitor, and Intellectual Property law specialist, at Allens, Minter Ellison and HopgoodGanim
  • practiced as a registered patent and trade marks attorney at Cullens
  • lectured, including in Intellectual Property Law, at Bond University


  • Masters of Industrial Property Law
  • Bachelor of Laws (first class honours)
  • Bachelor of Science (majoring in genetics)


  • admitted as a legal practitioner by the Law Society of New South Wales in 2006
  • registered by the Australian Patent Standards Board as a trade marks attorney in 2007
  • registered by the Australian Patent Standards Board as a patent attorney in 2008
  • admitted as an attorney in the State of NY in 2011
  • hold a current Queensland Law Society practicing certificate

Additional information

Represented major corporations including Billabong, ALDI and Mantra in multi-jurisdictional trade mark, domain name, patent, design, plant breeder’s rights and copyright disputes.