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Gerald Gowan

Counsel - Patent & Trademark Agent

Tel: 905-363-3629
Office: Burlington

Gerald Gowan is a registered Patent Agent and Trademark Agent with the Canadian Intellectual Property Office, and is located at the firm’s Burlington office. His practice is focused on the preparation and prosecution of patent, trademark and industrial design applications that cover a broad range of industries.

Prior to joining Ridout & Maybee LLP, Gerald worked in-house at a multi-national chemical manufacturer, before joining Toronto-based Intellectual Property firms. Recently, Gerald was the principal member of an Oakville-based firm providing intellectual property assistance to clients in that region.

  • B.Sc. (Chemistry), University of Waterloo (1980)
  • Registered Patent Agent, Canada (1992)
  • Registered Trademark Agent, Canada (1996)
  • Intellectual Property Institute of Canada – IPIC

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