Award announcement

Smart & Biggar’s Tamara O’Connell awarded IPIC prize for the highest overall mark in the 2015 Canadian Patent Agent Examination

October 1, 2016

We are pleased to congratulate, Tamara O’Connell, an associate with our Toronto office on achieving the highest overall mark in the 2015 Patent Agent Examination.

Tamara was awarded the J. Edward Maybee Memorial Prize during the Gala Dinner at the Institute’s Annual Meeting at the Fairmont Château Frontenac in Québec City on September 30th 2016.

Tamara’s practice focusses on patent prosecution for Canadian companies and for associate firms around the world. She regularly prepares and prosecutes patent applications ranging from simple mechanical inventions to complex inventions in high-tech industries.

To learn more about Tamara, visit her profile here.

Smart & Biggar

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.

View all announcements by this firm

Tamara O'Connell

Smart & Biggar

Law School

University of Toronto

Year Of Call


Area Of Practice

Intellectual Property