Recognized by our peers – 2013


Chambers Global 2013, The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2013, IAM 1000 – The World’s Leading Patent Practictionners 2013, IAM 300 – The World’s Leading IP Strategists 2013 are among the publications that recently mentioned ROBIC in their pages.

Chambers Global 2013
Chambers Global cites ROBIC again this year as a Canadian firm with an excellent reputation in its market and a recognized expertise. Furthermore, François M. Grenier (litigation category) and Bob H. Sotiriadis (intellectual property category) are also identified as key individuals.

The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2013

ROBIC is once again featured at the center of the LEXPERT bull’s eye in the Intellectual Property-Montreal category
making it again the “benchmark for IP”. Furthermore, five partners of
the firm are recognized for their outstanding work in the
categories of intellectual property, intellectual property
litigation, technology transactions, biotechnology and Computer and
IT Law: it is François M. Grenier (4 nominations), François Painchaud (3 nominations), Bob H. Sotiriadis (3 nominations), Hugues Richard (2 nominations) and Laurent Carrière (2 nominations).

IAM 1000 – The World’s Leading Patent Practictionners 2013

In June 2013, ROBIC had the honor of having 4 partners recognized in Intellectual Asset Management (IAM)’s IAM Patent 1000: The World’s Leading Patent Practitioners 2013 – a guide that identifies the top patent practitioners in key jurisdictions around the globe. Partners François M. Grenier, François Painchaud, Louis-Pierre Gravelle and Bob H. Sotiriadis from ROBIC were named as leading practitioners in Canada’s highlighted firms. The IAM Patent 1000
identifies the world’s leading patent service providers. The research
process was conducted over several months and involved almost 1,000
interviews with patent specialists around the globe.

IAM 300 – The World’s Leading IP Strategists 2013

The recently released edition of this directory recognizes partner François Painchaud
as a leading intellectual property strategist. Mr Painchaud is nominated in this directory because of his expertise in offering operating companies and other IP owners world-class advice on maximising the value of their intellectual property.