Associate announcement

Artemis Lai joins Smart & Biggar

November 4, 2015

Artemis Lai’s practice focusses on patent prosecution and drafting in mechanical, electrical and computer-based technologies and also involves trademark applications, litigation and licensing. She works with large multinational corporations in addition to medium sized firms and sole practitioners.

Prior to joining the firm, Artemis gained experience in bioinformatics and computer science while working at the Centre for High-Throughput Technology on a large scale analysis of genes. She also worked at Zymeworks Inc. where she was responsible for strategic management of patent and trademark portfolios.

During her time at the University of British Columbia, Artemis worked in several labs in fields including brain research, wine research and bioinformatics.

Smart & Biggar

Smart & Biggar is widely recognized as Canada’s leading firm for intellectual property law. With offices across Canada, and over 100 lawyers, patent agents and trademark agents, we are the largest firm focused purely on IP and related specialty areas. For over 100 years, we have remained devoted to protecting our clients' intellectual property and technology assets. Whether we are advising an innovative company on patent strategy or infringement issues, providing counsel on brand protection and enforcement, or handling the IP aspects of a corporate transaction, we provide clients with solutions to protect, enforce and leverage their IP.

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Artemis Lai

Smart & Biggar

Law School

University of British Columbia

Year Of Call


Area Of Practice

Intellectual Property