Trademark Agent


Are you passionate about the strategic side of trademark management? Are you familiar with trademark law? We would like to meet you!

Founded in 1892, ROBIC is an internationally renowned firm of professionals with a wide range of skills, including lawyers, scientists and engineers specialized in intellectual property and business law.

We are looking for a Trademark Agent to join our dynamic Trademarks team. Reporting to the Trademark Supervisor, the successful candidate will work with some of Canada’s most respected intellectual property lawyers and a group of twelve (12) highly skilled paralegals.


  • To collaborate with some of Canada’s most respected IP and business lawyers and patent agents, working at the frontier between law, business and technology
  • To take on major challenges, while maintaining balance and quality of life
  • To join an employer who strongly believes in your professional development
  • To develop yourself by having the opportunity to take on a number of responsibilities quickly, while receiving the training and coaching required to do so
  • To be part of a human and innovative team, where it’s possible to have fun
  • To benefit from a competitive and avant-garde incentive compensation system
  • To have access to various benefits (group insurance, telemedicine system and assistance program for you and your family, cell phone provided and paid for, payment of professional dues, financial support for business development, etc.)
  • To network with your colleagues at various events
  • To be able to telecommute a few days a week
  • To work in a bright, newly renovated workspace when you move around the office


  • Analyze and comment on examination reports received for registration applications
  • Analyze search reports and draft opinions on the registrability and availability of trademarks in Canada and the United States
  • Draft certain pleadings before the Trademark Office, including arguments, oppositions and revocation actions (art. 45)
  • Analyze evidence of distinctiveness and draft affidavits (s. 12(3))
  • Conduct legal research using traditional tools, databases and the Internet
  • Develop strategies for adopting, protecting, developing and exploiting trademarks
  • Communicate with foreign correspondents and clients (in French and English)
  • Monitor trademark files and manage deadlines
  • Perform any other related tasks linked to trademark management


  • Trademark Agent certification from the College of Patent and Trademark Agents for at least two (2) years
  • Excellent writing skills in both French and English


  • Intellectual curiosity
  • Strong sense of autonomy
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability and interest in teamwork
  • Ability to adapt
  • Ability to manage priorities

Our firm is a proud member of the LLD (Legal Leaders for Diversity and Inclusion) network. By being part of this network, we confirm our commitment to offering all our team members an inclusive work environment that values diversity, equity and inclusion, and in which everyone feels welcome and can develop their full potential. We believe and adhere to the principle of employment equity. As such, we encourage applications from all qualified candidates who represent the diversity of our communities.

We are proud to be “Great Place to Work” certified, thanks to our team members! This recognition illustrates our commitment to the well-being and satisfaction of our team. At ROBIC, we believe that everyone plays an essential role in maintaining a positive and inclusive corporate culture. We aim to constantly reinvent ourselves and implement best practices to ensure that our team members are happy. We warmly invite those who share our passion to join us and contribute to our continued success!

We offer a competitive salary and a full range of benefits in a warm and friendly work environment, enabling our professionals to excel.

Interested candidates are asked to forward their curriculum vitae, in complete confidentiality, to the following e-mail address: We look forward to hearing from you!