Canada

Ridout & Maybee LLP Borden Ladner Gervais Bereskin & Parr LLP

Ridout & Maybee LLP

Established: 1893 Number of professional staff: 36

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Ridout & Maybee LLP has offices in Toronto, Ottawa and Mississauga, and consistently ranks as one of Canada's top IP law firms in both Canadian and international surveys of in-house counsel. Founded in 1893, Ridout & Maybee is one of Canada's oldest intellectual property firms. James Edward Maybee, one of the original founders of the firm, was the first President of the Patent and Trademark Institute of Canada (now the Intellectual Property Institute of Canada).

The majority of the firm's professionals have advanced degrees in science, engineering and IT, as well as law. This means they have a deep understanding of what their clients do, the industries they serve, and the way they do business. The firm knows the key role that IP plays in their clients' individual strategies for growth and success.

Specialties

    Biotechnology
    Chemical Science
    Clean Technology
    Electrical
    Industrial
    Information Technology
    Mechanical
    Pharmaceutical

Contact Information

Mail/Courier to:
250 University Avenue, 5th Floor
Toronto, Ontario M5H 3E5
Canada

Borden Ladner Gervais

Established: 2001 Number of professional staff: 100

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Borden Ladner Gervais is one of Canada's leading IP practices, with offices in Calgary, Ottawa, Toronto, Vancouver and Waterloo. The firm's IP group specializes in providing advice on the development, protection, exploitation and use of IP. Their patent services span from patent searching to prosecution and filing. They are currently responsible for over 47,000 patent applications and patents, and over 37,000 trademark applications and registrations. Each of the IP group's professionals have scientific and/or legal background. Many also have advanced scientific degrees, engineering degrees, advanced graduate degrees and PhDs.

Specialties

    Biotechnology
    Chemical Science
    Electrical
    Genetic Engineering
    Immunology
    Information Technology
    Mechanical
    Nutrition
    Pharmaceutical

Contact Information

Mail/Courier to:
World Exchange Plaza
100 Queen Street
Suite 1100
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
K1P 1J9

Bereskin & Parr LLP

Established: 1965 Number of professional staff: 74

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Bereskin & Parr LLP is a leading Canadian intellectual property law firm serving clients of all sizes, in a variety of industries, both domestic and international. The firm was founded in 1965 and has grown to be one of the largest IP law firms in Canada and serves clients in over 100 countries. The firm's offices are located in major economic or technology centers: Toronto, Mississauga, Waterloo Region, and Montréal.

Bereskin & Parr is made up of over 70 lawyers, and patent and trademark agents, many of whom are recognized as leading practitioners in their respective fields. The firm's practice encompasses all aspects of intellectual property, including patents, trademarks, litigation, licensing & transactions, regulatory, advertising & marketing, and new media/copyright.

Specialties

    Automotive
    Biotechnology & Pharmaceutical
    Chemical
    Clean Tech
    Mechanical/Industrial
    New Media/Copyright
    Regulatory, Advertising & Marketing
    Software/High Technology

Contact Information

Mail/Courier to:
Manulife Corporate Park
6733 Mississauga Road, Suite 600
Mississauga, Ontario Canada
L5N 6J5