Julie Ballance

Julie is a registered Patent Attorney and qualified lawyer with a honours degree in Chemistry.  Julie is a well respected Notary Public and Special Counsel at Zone Law heading the Patents team.  Julie is a member of the NZ Law Society, New Zealand Institute of Patent Attorneys, INTA, FICPI and AIPPI

I am delighted to be part of the team at Zone Law where an honest assessment of your challenges and opportunities is the platform to deliver good quality, dependable IP work. We are modern and innovative in our approach yet grounded in timeless values. Listening carefully to discover the nuances that make your ideas unique – that is how we ensure that you get the best ROI and scope for your patents.

Your brilliant ideas and your business goals are at the heart of a sound patent protection. There is a whole world out there, waiting for your innovation. Balancing this with the importance of protecting your ideas is my total focus. 

As you discover new ways of serving your clients, we are here to help you protect and nurture your ideas so that you can confidently release them to the world.