Lawyer Profile Detail



Benjamin Lai

OFFICE

Toronto

DIRECT LINE

416-601-7590

E-MAIL

[email protected]

V-CARD

LAW SCHOOL

Osgoode Hall Law School

BAR ADMISSION

Ontario, 2016




Biography

Benjamin Lai is an associate in our Intellectual Property Group in Toronto. His practice focuses on the acquisition, commercialization, and enforcement of intellectual property rights.

Mr. Lai has acted for clients in all aspects of the patent prosecution process including prior art searching, patentability analysis, drafting and responding to Patent Office communications. He has experience working on a wide range of technology applications including, embedded systems, programmable devices, image processing, medical devices, biomedical engineering, and data encryption hardware and software.

Mr. Lai completed his Bachelor of Applied Science (with Honours) in electrical engineering at the University of Toronto, which included a 14-month Professional Experience Year in California with a semiconductor company. He also obtained a Master of Science degree in the Department of Medical Biophysics at the University of Toronto.

Before attending Osgoode Hall Law School, he was a research technician at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre working on the development of various cancer-related diagnostic and therapeutic tools.

Mr. Lai is a member of the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), the Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC) and the Law Society of Upper Canada (LSUC). Mr. Lai is also fluent in Cantonese and conversational in Mandarin.

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McCarthy Tétrault delivers integrated business law, tax, real property, labour and employment, and litigation services nationally and globally through offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Montréal, Québec City, as well as in New York City and London, UK.
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