Christopher Robinson

Christopher Robinson
Box 11115
2300-1055 West Georgia Street
V6E 3P3
British Columbia
+1 604 682 7780
+1 604 682 0274


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Christopher Robinson has been repeatedly recognised by his peers and clients as a leading expert in patent procurement in the life sciences and related industries. He has been practising in this area for over 30 years, representing innovative biotechnology and chemical companies, with a particular emphasis on biologics and pharmaceuticals, and agricultural technologies.

Christopher has extensive expertise with every facet of the patent procurement process and also provides strategic advice on portfolio management and licensing. His practice is diverse, including molecular biology, peptide chemistry, immunology and genetics-based innovation. He has broad experience in patenting antibodies, vaccines, enzymes for use in the life sciences and industrial biotechnology, stem cells, gene therapy and medical diagnostics. He assists clients in advising them on enforcement, including under the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations, and commercialisation in Canada.

Christopher works with clients ranging from small and medium-sized life sciences and pharmaceutical companies to multinational corporations, and he also has experience working with universities. He manages global patent portfolios for his Canadian client base and has been entrusted with protecting new innovation in Canada for many of the world’s leading chemical and biotechnology companies.

Christopher is a teacher, developing not only associates within the firm, but also educating new IP leaders through university patent law classes and programmes provided by the Intellectual Property Institute of Canada. He has appeared as counsel in the Ontario, British Columbia and Federal Courts.

WWL says: Christopher Robinson is a leading name in patent procurement in Canada and is esteemed for his in-depth industry knowledge.

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