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Lionel Fishman
Associate, Ottawa
Barrister and Solicitor,
Patent and Trademark Agent

 

CONTACT
Phone: 613.232.2486
Fax: 613.232.8440
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YEAR OF CALL
Ontario Bar 2012
QUALIFICATIONS
  • University of Ottawa B.A.Sc. (Mechanical Engineering, summa cum laude) 2008
  • University of Ottawa J.D. (magna cum laude) 2011
  • Registered Trademark Agent 2013
  • Registered Patent Agent 2014
 

Lionel Fishman's practice focusses on patent and industrial design prosecution and litigation, particularly in the mechanical, electrical, computer and software fields.

Lionel's client activities involve Canadian companies seeking to obtain industrial design and patent protection in Canada and abroad, and associate firms outside of Canada seeking to obtain patent protection for foreign clients.

Through work terms as an engineering student, Lionel gained experience in the medical devices field and the aerospace and aeronautics industries. During his legal studies, he was the recipient of the Osgoode Society Prize for Canadian Legal History (awarded to the top 15 graduating students in each of Ontario's law schools), the Hugh G. Doyle Memorial Prize for Family Law, and the 2008-2009 Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP Faculty of Law Entrance Scholarship.

Lionel is an editor of IP Update — Canada, the firm's intellectual property law bulletin.

PRACTICE AREAS
Patents
Industrial Designs
Industrial/Mechanical
Energy
Cleantech
Agricultural Sciences
Software/Information Technologies
Electrical/Electronics
IP Management & Strategic Counselling
 
LANGUAGES SPOKEN
English
French
German
 

Memberships

  • Member of the Young Practitioners Committee of the Intellectual Property Institute of Canada
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association


Speaking engagements

  • "Enforcing Trademarks and Copyright Online: Strategies and Pitfalls" (moderator), Intellectual Property Institute of Canada webinar, November 2014

Publications

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