Arsalan joined Parlee McLaws LLP as an associate in 2017, after completing his articles with the firm. His practice is focused on the area of intellectual property law. During his articling year, Arsalan gained experience in the preparation and prosecution of patent and trademark applications, providing patent and trademark opinions, and trademark opposition proceedings.

Prior to entering the legal field Arsalan completed an undergraduate degree in Honours Nanotechnology Engineering at the University of Waterloo. During his undergraduate studies, Arsalan conducted research to study the use of nanomaterials in medical, semiconductor and optics applications. Arsalan also worked as an engineer in the consumer electronics, injection molding, medical technology, and aerospace industries. Arsalan attended law school at the University of Ottawa, where he graduated with distinction.

Professional Activities

Member, Canadian Bar Association
Member, Intellectual Property Institute of Canada
Treasurer, Technology and Intellectual Property Law Section Executive – North Alberta Branch of the Canadian Bar Association


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