Associate announcement

Bereskin & Parr Welcomes Donald Bocchinfuso as Associate in Toronto

January 3, 2018

Bereskin & Parr is pleased to welcome Donald Bocchinfuso to our Toronto Office as an associate and member of our Life Sciences Group.​

Prior to joining Bereskin and Parr, Donald was an intellectual property Lawyer at Innovate LLP in Toronto, where he prosecuted patent and trademark applications.

He has analyzed portfolios of large multinational companies and assisted in the formulation of portfolio management strategies, also regularly consulting with entrepreneurs and companies of various sizes.

He is a recipient of the Bereskin & Parr Award in Intellectual and Industrial Property (2016) awarded for exceptional academic ability in the area of industrial and intellectual property law, and the WeirFoulds LLP Intellectual Property Writing Prize (2015), awarded annually to a student who demonstrates excellence in writing and legal research.

Donald holds both a J.D. and a Bachelor of Medical Sciences degree (Biochemistry) from The University of Western Ontario, and a Master of Science (Molecular Genetics) from the University of Toronto. He was called to the Ontario bar in 2017.

Bereskin & Parr LLP

Bereskin & Parr LLP is a leading Canadian intellectual property law firm, with a global reputation as one of the largest, and most experienced in patent and trademark law. From four offices located in major technology and economic centres, the firm boasts more than 75 lawyers and patent and trademark agents as leaders in their respective fields, specializing in all aspects of IP. The firm and its award-winning professionals are consistently ranked as the benchmark for IP law in Canada.

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Donald Bocchinfuso

Bereskin & Parr LLP

Law School

University of Western Ontario

Year Of Call


Area Of Practice

Intellectual Property