Vanessa is a Trainee Attorney currently studying a Masters in Intellectual Property Law at the University of Melbourne.
Vanessa has a technical background in the Life Sciences and has a unique blend of interdisciplinary skills across a range of biological disciplines. Specifically, Vanessa has accumulated expertise in relation to the biological disciplines of Biotechnology, Molecular and Cellular Biology, Stem Cell and Cancer Biology, Next Generation Sequencing, Bioinformatics, Biochemistry, Single Cell Analytics, Genetic Engineering, Genetics and Genomics.
Prior to joining Murray Trento & Associates Pty Ltd, Vanessa studied a Bachelor of Biology at University College London, and was awarded a prestigious Medical Research Council Scholarship to jointly study a Masters and Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research at the University of Warwick in the UK.
Upon completing her Ph.D., Vanessa received a highly distinguished honor as one of the UK's top Doctoral Researchers in 2014. Vanessa subsequently undertook a Postdoctoral Fellowship at the Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute in Canada, where she continued to expand her scientific expertise, before deciding to pursue a career in Intellectual Property Law.