Katrina Howard SC

Katrina Howard SC


Date of admission to NSW Bar: 1993
Date taken Silk: 2006

Areas of Practice
 Patent Law
 Other areas of Intellectual Property
 Other areas of law involving technology including personal injury and inquiries


Chambers & Partners 2019 Asia-Pacific Intellectual Property rankings for The Bar in Australia
Katrina is in band one, Intellectual Property: "Rising in the rankings, Katrina Howard SC of Ninth Floor Selborne Chambers is held in high regard for her expertise in complex patent litigation. She is a popular choice among pharmaceutical and biotechnology corporations seeking representation in complex patent cases, where she is able to draw on her scientific background. One source finds that she is "a sharp scientist and a tenacious advocate who forms trusted relationships with experts and is a skilled cross-examiner." Another interviewee enthuses: "She is particularly outstanding as appeal counsel. She's able to distil an argument and present it in a way that is adaptive to the court's needs. She has excellent client rapport and understands the commercial drivers for ligation.""

Who’s Who Legal: Patents 2019 patents

“Katrina Howard SC at Ninth Floor Selborne Chambers is a well-recognised name in the Australian market thanks to her impressive handling of patent disputes within the life sciences sector.”

Doyles Guide - Leading Intellectual Property Senior Counsel - New South Wales 2018
Recommended Senior Counsel

Contact Details

Ninth Floor, Selborne Chambers
174 Phillip Street
Sydney NSW 2000
DX 376 Sydney
Tel: (02) 9233 5188
Fax: (02) 9233 1137
Email: khoward@selbornechambers.com.au


Tel: (02) 8915 2101
Fax: (02) 9233 1137
Email: clerk9@selbornechambers.com.au