Virginie Brien Gagnon

Virginie Brien Gagnon

Lawyer and Trademark Agent


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Tel. Montréal: 514-687-4845
Languages: English, French
Become who you are. Do what only you can do.
Friedrich Nietzsche

As a lawyer and trademark agent, Virginie specializes in commercial, transactional and intellectual property law. She assists and advises businesses in the drafting and negotiation of commercial agreements, along with purchase-sale and financing transactions. She also advises businesses on their strategy to protect, manage and develop their intellectual property assets.

Passionate about sharing knowledge, she regularly gives courses, workshops and conferences to various audiences, particularly technology start-ups.

Virginie joined the ROBIC team in 2021 after working at a boutique firm specializing in business, intellectual property and technology law.

  • Certificate in European comparative civil law, University of Salzburg (2012)
  • Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.), Université de Sherbrooke (2013)
  • Member of the Québec Bar (2016)
  • Trademark Procurement, Management and Contentious Proceedings, Intellectual Property Institute of Canada - McGill University (2020)
  • Copyright Master Class, Institut de propriété intellectuelle du Canada – McGill University (2020)
  • Certificate in Intellectual Property Licensing, Université York – Osgoode Hall Law School (in progress)
  • Regroupement des praticiens du droit des marques de commerce (RPM)
  • International Trademark Association (INTA)
  • Jeune Chambre de Commerce de Montréal (JCCM)
  • Young Bar of Montréal (YBM)
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Business Law
    • Due Diligence
    • Confidentiality and Trade Secrets
    • Business Strategies and Negotiations
    • Start-ups (Business Law)
    • Licensing and Technology Transfers (Business Law)
    • Financing (Including Venture Capital)
    • Mergers and Acquisitions
    • Management and Commercialization of Intellectual Property Rights
    • Contracts (Negotiation, Drafting and Review)
  • Trademarks
    • Trademark Portfolio Management
    • Trademark Contracts and Negotiations
    • Protection Strategies for Trademarks and Trade names