Associate announcement

Smart & Biggar welcomes Tom Trinh as Senior Associate in Vancouver

July 25, 2018

Smart & Biggar is pleased to announce that Tom Trinh has joined the firm as Senior Associate.

Tom Trinh is a results driven lawyer and strategic IP expert whose practice covers all aspects of procurement, commercialization and enforcement for life sciences.

Having held IP roles as in-house counsel in North America, Asia (specifically China and Japan) and Europe, Tom brings a global perspective to IP strategy and offers invaluable insight into the practical needs of corporate IP departments pursuing growth and business value.

Over the course of his fifteen-plus years as an in-house counsel in the pharmaceutical and consumer goods industries (including a major Fortune 500 company), Tom has led strategic IP procurement, commercialization and enforcement on behalf of his clients. His extensive experience allows his clients to trust his ability to anticipate their needs and provide timely, holistic and commercially relevant legal advice.

Tom is a member of Smart & Biggar’s Life Sciences practice group.

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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Tom Trinh

Smart & Biggar

Law School

York University

Year Of Call


Area Of Practice

Intellectual Property