Experience

Patrick’s practice focuses on drafting and prosecution of patents, particularly in the fields of electronic, computer, software, optics and mechanical related inventions. He also regularly advises clients on issues relating to patent eligibility, validity and infringement. Patrick is a registered Canadian and U.S. Patent Agent and a registered Canadian Trademark Agent. He also has experience with industrial design prosecution.

Patrick has over a decade of experience assisting clients from around the world with procuring patent protection. He regularly works with companies of all sizes including large, high-tech companies. Patrick also assists foreign associate firms seeking to obtain Canadian patent protection for foreign clients.

Outside of work, Patrick enjoys camping, hiking and wildlife photography. He also picks up a guitar from time to time.

Professional Activities

  • Member, Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC)
  • Member, IPIC Patent Agent Training Course Committee
  • Past Secretary and Treasurer, IPIC Informals Committee, Ottawa Chapter