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John Gordon Hinde, Australian patent lawyer, solicitor, notary public. Solicitor Supreme Court of New South Wales; registered patent attorney, 1976.


Hinde, John Gordon was born on April 5, 1939 in Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia. Son of George Gordon and Vera Jean (Francis) Hinde.


Bachelor of Science, University New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, 1959. Diploma of Education, University New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, 1960. Diploma of Law (SAB), Sydney University, 1970.


Teacher, NSW Department Education, Sydney, 1960-1965;teacher, Inner London Education Authority, 1966;teacher, Trinity Grammar School, Sydney, 1967-1970;barrister-at-law, NSW Bar Association, Sydney, 1970-1971;technical assistant, Spruson & Ferguson, Sydney, 1971-1976;principal, Spruson & Ferguson, Sydney, since 1976;principal, Sprusons, Solicitors, Sydney, since 1978. Lecturer in law Sydney U. Law School, 1974-1977.


Fellow Institute Patent Attorneys Australia. Member American Bar Association (committee since 1987), American Intellectual Property Law Association (committee member since 1986), Law Society NSW (committee since 1978), Chartered Institute Patent Assemblies of God Theological Seminary United Kingdom (overseas member), American National ClubSydney, Law Council Australia (committee since 1990), Australian Jockey Club, Manly Golf Club.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: thoroughbred horse breeding and racing, golf, swimming, bridge, hiking.


Married Judith Anne Walmsley, May 13, 1967. Children: Kathryn Anne, Andrew John.