Certified specialist announcement

Smart & Biggar’s Nelson Godfrey adds patent agent to his qualifications

September 12, 2016

Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh is pleased to announce that Nelson Godfrey has passed the qualifying examinations and is now a registered patent agent in Canada.

Nelson is an associate in our Vancouver office. His practice focusses on all aspects and areas of intellectual property, with particular emphasis on patent and trademark prosecution, licensing, commercialization and strategy, privacy matters and intellectual property litigation.

To learn more about Nelson, visit his profile here.

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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Nelson Godfrey

Smart & Biggar

Law School

University of British Columbia

Year Of Call


Area Of Practice

Intellectual Property