Robert Dewald

Senior Associate
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

Robert Dewald

Robert Dewald


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Robert Dewald practises intellectual property law, with a focus on the acquisition, protection and commercialization of intellectual property rights in association with chemical and mechanical technologies.

He has experience in patent drafting and prosecution covering a broad range of subject areas. Robert has successfully obtained patents in a variety of fields, including chemicals, oil and gas drilling equipment, process control systems, manufacturing equipment, and medical devices. He also has experience in trademark prosecution, obtaining design rights, and commercial transactions relating to IP.

Prior to practising law, Robert worked as an engineer in the oil and gas industry specializing in operations and equipment design. Before joining us, he was an associate at a boutique IP firm in Toronto.

Professional experience

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J.D., Osgoode Hall Law School, Ontario, 2012
BASc, Chemical Engineering, University of Waterloo, 2006
  • Ontario 2013
  • Canada (trademarks) 2015
  • Canada (patents) 2019
  • United States (patents) 2019
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Intellectual Property Institute of Canada
  • Professional Engineers of Ontario
  • Toronto Intellectual Property Group