Associate announcement

Smart & Biggar welcomes Julia Schur

February 26, 2021

Julia Schur joins Smart & Biggar, Canada’s leading firm for intellectual property law, adding to the depth and breadth of the firm’s practice in Montreal.

Julia Schur, a U.S. Attorney (Massachusetts), brings to the firm her experience at the intersection of intellectual property law and technology.

Before joining Smart & Biggar, Julia was a student attorney at the Boston University/MIT technology clinic. In this role she advised cutting edge start-ups on matters ranging from regulatory compliance to trademark law, copyright and data privacy. She is currently a legal fellow for the U.S. based Cyber Civil Rights Initiative, where she assists with legal research to support the drafting of new reforms to protect victims of cybercrimes.

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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Smart & Biggar

Law School

Boston University School of Law

Area Of Practice

Intellectual Property


Massachusetts Bar, 2020