Louis-Pierre Gravelle

Louis-Pierre Gravelle

Lawyer, Engineer and Patent Agent in Canada and the United States, Partner


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Tel. Montréal: 514 987-8876
Languages: English, French
As for the future, your task is not to foresee it, but to enable it
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Louis-Pierre Gravelle specializes in the drafting and prosecution of patent applications and providing patentability, validity, infringement and right to manufacture opinions in the fields of electricity, telecommunications, mechanicals and information technology.

He is a registered patent agent in Canada since 1998 and in the United States since 1999.

In addition to the drafting and prosecution of patent applications, Louis-Pierre Gravelle is involved in due diligence matters and in managing patent portfolio. He is also involved in strategic counselling for medium and large-sized businesses.

Louis-Pierre also sits on the business development committee, the information technology committee and the office automation committee of the firm.

  • Member of the Québec Bar (1995)
  • Bachelor in Common Law (LL.B.), University of Ottawa (1995)
  • Bachelor in Civil Law (LL.L.), University of Ottawa (1994)
  • Bachelor in Applied Sciences – Electrical Engineering (B. Sc. A.), University of Ottawa (1991)
  • Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC) – Treasurer; Past chair of the Patent Practice Committee; Past vice-chair of the Forums and Seminars Committee
  • Canadian Bar Association (CBA) - Past-chair of the Intellectual Property Section
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)
  • FICPI – Reporter for the Professional Education Commission
  • FICPI Canada – Treasurer
  • Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec (OIQ)
  • Best Lawyers : Intellectual Property Law (Since 2012)
  • IAM Patent 1000 (Since 2012)
  • Lexpert : Frequently recommended (2017)
  • Telecommunications
  • Optic systems
  • Microwave
  • Aeronautics
  • Transportation
  • Financial field
  • E-commerce
  • Software, including games, mobile platforms, Internet and Image Processing
  • Medical devices
  • Business Law
    • Due Diligence (Business Law)
    • Licensing and Technology Transfers (Business Law)
  • Industrial Design - counsel
    • Drafting and Prosecution of Industrial Design Applications
    • Validity, Infringement and Freedom to Operate Opinions
  • Patents - Counsel
    • Portfolio Management
    • Drafting and Prosecution of Patent Applications
    • Validity, Infringement, Freedom to Operate and Patentability Opinions
    • Licensing and Technology Transfers (Patents - Counsel)
  • Patents - Fields of Science and Engineering
    • Electricity
    • Electronics
    • Telecommunications
  • La brevetabilité des inventions mises en œuvre par ordinateur, Québec International, 2012