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Canadian Patent Agent, Patent Agent Trainee

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Job Description

Montreal, Québec
Benoit & Cote
560 Crémazie E, Suite 300 - 3rd floor
3 December 2018
patent agent, patent agent trainee

Our growing Montreal office is looking to add a qualified Canadian Patent Agent or a Patent Agent Trainee to our Life Science Patent practice group. In this role, you will work closely with world-class leaders in IP helping our team create business value by managing, protecting and leveraging our clients’ IP assets. The right candidate will find many opportunities to learn and grow within our firm, while working towards becoming a qualified patent agent.



  • Master’s and/or PhD degree in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Chemistry or related fields

It would be an asset, but not essential, to have patent or intellectual property experience in a Law firm.


The ideal candidate:

  • Understands the importance of exceptional client service and delivering client results;
  • Exhibits business acumen and a propensity to further develop it;
  • Sees the big picture and analyzes opportunities or problems thoroughly and capably;
  • Applies business and technical skills to develop practical value-adding solutions and advice to clients;
  • Can write and speak clearly and effectively in English and French;
  • Is creative and willing to propose and try new approaches;
  • Is personable, energetic and enthusiastic;
  • Is interested in becoming a strategic advisor

Located in Montreal, close to transit and amenities, Benoît & Côté offers a comprehensive total rewards package including: 

  • A competitive compensation structure based on transparency, clarity and fairness;
  • A flexible benefits program;
  • Personal days to help balance personal and professional commitments;
  • Cell phone;
  • Fully equipped gym, locker rooms with showers, indoor bike racks, recreation room with a pool table.

If you are interested in applying to this opportunity, please submit your resume electronically at RH@benoit-cote.com .

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


Cathia Zeppetelli