Kirsten Bowe


Brisbane, Australia

Kirsten is a partner in the IP and Technology part of our M&A team . Kirsten specialise in technology, intellectual property , data, privacy, new technologies and strategic commercial arrangements. She has extensive experience across a range of industries including telecommunications, infrastructure, government, health, energy and financial services. 

Kirsten has extensive in large strategic sourcing and complex technology arrangements including outsourcing arrangements, digital transformations, complex technology development and implementation projects , agile projects and a range of cloud and managed services . This experience includes assisting clients with tender processes, negotiations and advice and strategy when issues arise including project recovery and renegotiations.

Kirsten also has a broad range of experience advising clients on intellectual property, data, privacy and cybersecurity issues. She advises clients on IP strategy, commercialisation and licensing arrangements, as well as data sharing, research and development and collaboration. She also advises clients on privacy related issues including privacy policies, use of personal information and security incidents. Kirsten advises on intellectual property, privacy and IT related issues in M&A transactions as well as transitional and implementation arrangements.  Kirsten also has a keen interest in new technologies including autonomous vehicles, drones, AI, machine learning and NFTs.