Patrick Smith is the leader of the Calgary office’s Intellectual Property Group, and is a member of Gowling WLG's Patents and Life Sciences groups.
Patrick, a registered patent agent, provides strategic patent, trademark, regulatory and life-cycle advice to clients in the oil and gas, pharmaceutical, agriculture, biotech and chemical industries. He is also a top IP litigator in Canada. Over the last 20+ years, he has appeared as counsel in more than 100 reported decisions relating to patents, trademarks and copyright in the Ontario court, Federal Court and Supreme Court of Canada.
Call to the bar in Alberta, 2014 and Ontario, 1995.