Senior IP Lawyer/Patent AgentNovember 29, 2017
Bereskin & Parr LLP is a leading Canadian intellectual property (IP) law firm serving clients of all sizes, in a variety of industries, both domestic and international.
At Bereskin & Parr you will work on interesting files with clients ranging from small start-up companies to large multi-national corporations. You will have the resources of a large law firm while practicing in a more relaxed environment. Our firm provides the opportunity to work and learn with some of Canada’s best known and experience IP lawyers, and offers excellent training, resources and a friendly and flexible working environment.
We are looking for a senior associate to join our Engineering & Technology Patent team. The ideal candidate will have an entrepreneurial spirit and a flair for technology with experience in drafting and prosecuting U.S. and Canadian in the physical sciences and mechanical engineering.
We take pride in our position as an industry leader and strive to build a team of excellent lawyers and patent agents. We support our lawyers and agents with ongoing training and business development opportunities. If you are ready to join the leaders in Canada’s IP profession, we would like to meet you.
- Licensed lawyer in good standing with the Law Society of Ontario, an asset
- Registered Canadian Patent Agent
- Minimum of 5 years relevant experience
- Outstanding communication and client management skills
- Strong technology knowledge and experience
- Entrepreneurial and interested in business development
- Experience with legal research, writing and agreement drafting
- High level of motivation, commitment and leadership
- Team player
- Law degree (preferred)
- Engineering degree or equivalent
Qualified candidates are asked to submit their application to:
Manager, Student & Associate Affairs
Bereskin & Parr LLP
We appreciate hearing from all qualified candidates, however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
All applications will be held in confidence.
Bereskin & Parr LLP is a leading Canadian intellectual property law firm, with a global reputation as one of the largest, and most experienced in patent and trademark law. From four offices located in major technology and economic centres, the firm boasts more than 70 lawyers and patent and trademark agents as leaders in their respective fields, specializing in all aspects of IP. The firm and its award-winning professionals are consistently ranked as the benchmark for IP law in Canada.