Clare McCurley is an associate of the firm. She practises intellectual property law with an emphasis on biotechnology and health sciences.
Clare practises intellectual property law with an emphasis on biotechnology, pharmaceuticals and health sciences. She specializes in patent drafting and prosecution covering a broad range of subject areas, and also has experience in trade-mark prosecution, intellectual property litigation, as well as proceedings under the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations.
- Member of the Canadian Bar Association
- Member of the Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC)
- Member of the Toronto Intellectual Property Group
- Member of the American Intellectual Property Law Association
- Editorial Board of IPIC’s Canadian Intellectual Property Review
- Admitted to the Bar of Ontario in 2004
- Registered Canadian patent agent
- LL.B., University of Calgary
- M.Sc. (Zoology), University of Western Ontario
- Honours B.Sc. (Biology), Queen’s University
Seminars and Publications
- Fundamentals of Canadian Regulatory Affairs, 3rd Ed. (2011) Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society: Chapter 17, “Patented Medicines and Notice of Compliance Regulations”
- McCurley, C. et al., “Quantitative comparison of the microvasculature of primary lung lesions and metastatic brain tumours”, J Submicrosc Cytol Pathol, Vol. 30(2), pp.257-269, April 1998.
- Regular contributor to E-TIPS (since 2003)
- Regular contributor the Canadian Bar Association’s IP Section Quarterly Case Summaries (since 2007)