When seeking legal assistance for patents, you need a team that has the expertise to help protect your intellectual property. BLG’s Patents Group provides sophisticated patent services to organizations in many different technology fields, to strategically acquire and protect patent rights in Canada, the United States and rest of world. Our professionals can help you maximize assets and devise strategies to protect and manage risk in a global market.

By leveraging the breadth of our full-service firm, the Patents Group is positioned to assist you with a wide range of patent-related services, including:

  • Worldwide patent portfolio strategy planning, analysis and development
  • Patentability, infringement, validity and freedom-to-operate opinions
  • Canadian, US and International patent application preparation and filing
  • Cost-reduction and cost-benefit analyses of patent strategies

Our Patents Group is responsible for over 58,000 patent applications and over 4,000 industrial design applications and registrations. Many of the professionals in our Patents Group hold advanced scientific, engineering and graduate degrees in the fields of biotechnology, chemistry, physics and electronics. Several hold PhDs in the fields of analytical chemistry, applied chemistry, genetics, nutrition and metabolism, plant biogenetics, oncology and telecommunications.


Rankings & Recognitions

The Patents Group or its members are recognized in:

  • The 2015 edition of Who's Who Legal: Canada