Smart & Biggar welcomes Marie Christine Bernier to MontrealJanuary 16, 2019
Marie Christine Bernier has been hired back following her articles with the firm and her call to the Quebec bar.
Focusing on intellectual property litigation in the areas of trademarks, patents and copyright, Marie Christine is involved in all steps of litigation, including collecting evidence and drafting written submissions to the Federal Court.
Her trademark practice focuses on counselling throughout the trademark lifecycle and she regularly performs trademark clearance searches and provides availability opinions, prepares and files trademark applications and prosecutes trademark applications before the Canadian Intellectual Property Office.
In addition to her legal qualifications, she also holds an MBA which provides her with a strong foundation in strategic business issues.
Smart & Biggar is widely recognized as Canada’s leading intellectual property firm, with offices in Montréal, Ottawa, Toronto, Vancouver and Calgary. We are leaders in intellectual property and have been serving clients for over a century. Smart & Biggar operates as part of the IPH Limited group, under its own brand and independent from other IPH member firms.
Marie Christine Bernier
Smart & Biggar
University of Sherbrooke
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