Adrienne Blanchard joins Norton Rose Canada’s Intellectual Property Group
September 18, 2012
Norton Rose Canada is pleased to announce that Adrienne Blanchard joined its Montréal office on September 10, 2012. Adrienne will be a partner in the Intellectual Property Group, practising in the areas of pharmaceutical regulation and trade-marks.
Judith Robinson, Partner and Regional Chair of Norton Rose Canada’s intellectual property practice in Quebec, said:
'’We are delighted that Adrienne Blanchard has chosen to continue her practice with Norton Rose Canada. Adrienne is a senior practitioner in drug regulatory law who is well known within the life sciences community. Her extensive experience will be helpful for our clients and colleagues in Canada and throughout the Norton Rose Group network.”
Adrienne studied law at the University of Saskatchewan and was called to the Ontario Bar in 1994. She also has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Dalhousie University. She served as chair of the Intellectual Trade Policy Committee of the Intellectual Property Institute of Canada from 1999 to 2009. Before joining Norton Rose Canada, she was a partner in another major Canadian law firm.
For further information please contact:
Peter Zvanitajs, senior public relations advisor (English press), Norton Rose Canada LLP
+1 416 216 1871; +1 416 553 5789
Johanna Pardo, senior public relations advisor, Norton Rose Canada (Quebec and Latin America), Norton Rose Canada LLP
+1 514 847 4921; +1 514 576 2399
Rebecca Geddes, senior public relations advisor (English press), Norton Rose Canada LLP
+1 403 267 8168; +1 403 836 3182
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