Oil & Gas
B.Sc. (Biology), University of Toronto, 1998
M.Sc. (Organic Chemistry), University of Toronto, 2001
LL.B., Osgoode Hall Law School, 2004
Admitted to the Ontario Bar, 2005
Registered Canadian Patent Agent, 2007
Registered United States Patent Agent, 2008
Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM)
Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC), Associate
Toronto Intellectual Property Group (TIPG)
B.Sc., M.Sc. (Org. Chem.), LL.B.
Mike Fenwick is a partner with Bereskin & Parr LLP and a member of the firm's Life Sciences practice group.
With an advanced degree in chemistry, Mike's practice focuses on chemical, pharmaceutical and biotechnology patents. As a registered US and Canadian patent agent, Mike works with companies small and large to prepare and prosecute chemical patent applications worldwide. Mike also conducts validity and freedom to operate opinions with respect to chemical patents.
While completing his M.Sc. at the University of Toronto, Mike conducted research in the areas of physical and synthetic organic chemistry and has co-authored articles that have appeared in the Journal of Organic Chemistry, Organic Letters and the European Journal of Organic Chemistry. Mike then obtained his law degree at Osgoode Hall Law School.
Mike also currently writes a regular column title "Intellectual Matters" in the Canadian Chemical News, and regularly speaks on patent matters.