Education

University of Toronto

B.A.Sc., Electrical Engineering, 2004

University of Toronto

J.D., 2008

Called to the Bar of Ontario

2009

Bar Jurisdictions

  • New York, 2012

Admissions

  • Canada (patents) 2010
  • United States (patents) 2010

Bar Admission

New York

2012

Eric D. Lavers

Of Counsel

Overview

Eric Lavers practices intellectual property law with an emphasis on the acquisition, protection and enforcement of patent rights within Canada and around the world. In addition to drafting and prosecuting patent applications, Mr. Lavers also regularly provides opinions on a diverse range of patent issues, including patentability, infringement, validity and freedom-to-operate, as well as intellectual property and technology aspects of commercial transactions.

During his years of practice, Mr. Lavers has worked extensively with clients in a wide array of technology sectors, including the electronics, telecommunications, aerospace, optics, acoustics, analytical physics, power control, and software fields.

Professional Involvement

  • Intellectual Property Institute of Canada
  • Toronto Intellectual Property Group