Electrical & Computer Technology
Mechanical & Industrial Processes
Oil & Gas
Licensing & Transactions
B.Sc. (Civil Eng.), Queen's University, 1991
LL.B., Queen's University, 1994
Admitted to the Ontario Bar, 1996
Admitted to the Massachusetts Bar, 1996
Registered Canadian Patent Agent, 2001
Registered United States Patent Agent, 2002
Registered Canadian Trademark Agent, 1997
American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)
Canadian Bar Association (CBA)
Canadian IT Law Association (IT.CAN)
Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC), Fellow
Toronto Computer Lawyers' Group (TCLG)
Toronto Intellectual Property Group (TIPG)
B.Sc. (Civil Eng.), LL.B.
Victor Krichker is a partner and patent and trademark agent with Bereskin & Parr LLP and is the Head of the firm's Licensing & Transactions practice group. He is also an active member of the Executive Committee, as well as the Electrical & Computer Technology and Mechanical & Industrial Processes practice groups.
Victor has extensive knowledge in patent and technology law. He advises clients on obtaining patent protection in the computer software and mechanical fields; trademark protection; intellectual property and technology transactions, including the sale and license of intellectual property rights; and managing intellectual property portfolios, including enforcement and avoiding infringement of third party intellectual property rights.
Victor frequently writes and speaks at several industry-related events. He has co-authored many articles on patent and technology law, and has spoken on patent law and intellectual property licensing at multiple conferences and seminars.
Victor was previously the Head of the firm’s Software & High Technology practice group. Prior to joining Bereskin & Parr, he held the position of Intellectual Property Counsel for a Canadian wireless software company.