Laurence Danis

Laurence Danis

Ph.D., Chemistry and Patent Agent


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Tel. Montréal: 514 987-8834
Languages: English, French
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Laurence Danis specializes in the drafting and prosecution of patent applications and in providing validity, infringement, freedom to operate and patentability opinions, particularly in the field of life sciences and chemistry.

Laurence completed a bachelor’s degree in chemistry at the Université du Québec à Montréal in 2011. She was awarded a Ph.D. in Material Chemistry from McGill University in 2016. Her research focused on the use of scanning probe microscopy analysis methods to provide localized information on the fundamental mechanisms, processes and degradation of lithium ion batteries.

Within the firm, Laurence is a member of the life sciences committee.

  • PDF, Electrochemistry, Université de Montréal (2017)
  • Ph.D., Material Chemistry, McGill University (2016)
  • B.Sc. Chemistry, UQAM (2011)
  • Ordre des chimistes du Québec (OCQ)
  • Industrial Innovation Scholarship (IIS), BMP Innovation; NSERC & FRQNT
  • Graduate Excellence Fellowship; McGill University
  • Chemistry Department Award; McGill University
  • 2015 McGill Dobson Cup Start-Up Competition, Innovation Driven Enterprise Track, Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University
  • Canadian Society for Chemistry (CSC) - Graduate Award, McGill University
  • Biotechnology
  • Industrial Chemistry
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Life sciences
  • Patents - Counsel
    • Drafting and Prosecution of Patent Applications
    • Validity, Infringement, Freedom to Operate and Patentability Opinions
  • Patents - Fields of Science and Engineering
    • Medical Devices
    • Environment
    • Chemistry
    • Catalysis and Polymers
    • Polymers Chemistry
    • Formulation and Cosmetics
    • Biochemistry
    • Life Sciences
    • Pharmaceuticals
    • Analytical Chemistry
    • Organic Chemistry
    • Inorganic Chemistry
    • Materials Chemistry
    • Electrochemistry
    • Metallurgy
    • Materials
    • Industrial Processes
    • Petrochemistry