FAL Lawyers are proud to announce the appointment of Rhys Munzel as a partner of the firm.  
His appointment reflects FAL’s commitment to innovation and the career development of our talented legal team.  

Rhys is an exceptional lawyer who has played an important role in the firm’s success. With his commitment to building robust, value-focused relationships with FAL’s clients, its people, and the community, Rhys has helped guide the firm through a significant period of transformation.  

 Rhys joined FAL Lawyers in 2017 as a lawyer and patent attorney, and has been a senior associate since 2020. In that time, Rhys has been an integral part of the legal team. He advises on matters involving: technology commercialisation, IP ownership and infringement, IT procurement, and general contracts. 

Having spent more than a decade at IP Australia before joining FAL, Rhys has leading expertise in Intellectual Property Law. As FAL’s principal Intellectual Property attorney, he sets an extraordinary example.    

Rhys personifies FAL Lawyers’ values. He led the development of FAL IP – the firm’s dedicated Intellectual Property practice. Further highlighting Rhys’s commitment to innovation, he has also played an integral part in the development of Flying Start Up, a market-leading online legal service for technology start-ups.  

Founding partner Peter Francis said:  

“We are very lucky to have Rhys as part of FAL Lawyers. His elevation to the partnership reflects the important contribution he has made to our firm. 

 Rhys’s innovative, client-centred approach to his work sets a fantastic example for our lawyers, and reflects our firm’s values and vision.”  

 FAL Lawyers would like to take this opportunity to congratulate Rhys and welcome him to the partnership team.  

Interested to find out more? Feel free to contact us today.