IAM Patent 1000 names Osler lawyers among world’s leading patent professionals

J. Bradley White, W. Lee Webster, Vincent M. de Grandpré, Nathaniel Lipkus

Jun 24, 2016

Osler is pleased to announce that four members of Osler’s national Intellectual Property Practice Group , up from three in 2015, have been recognized among the world’s leading patent professionals by Intellectual Asset Management Patent 1000 2016: 

  • Bradley White – Chair of Osler’s national IP Group, partner Bradley White is recognized for always delivering “successful conclusion[s] in a cost-effective and commercially minded manner.” He is described by IAM as “[e]asy to work with, responsive and efficient” and “a phenomenal lawyer who will lead your case with a calm and steady hand.” According to one peer, he is “arguably the best client manager out there.”

  • Lee Webster – Listed in the elite group of highly recommended IP practitioners in the transaction category, IP partner Lee Webster is described by IAM as a “lawyer’s lawyer” and a “consummate professional” whose “breadth and depth of expertise make him a natural go-to in the firm.” According to IAM, “[t]here is nothing in IP law that eludes Lee – he knows the landscape inside out, which makes him a brilliant strategist … and technician.” 

  • Vincent de Grandpré – IP partner Vincent de Grandpré is praised as “an incredibly smart guy who is very diligent. He has great interpersonal skills that make him a pleasure to work with.”

  • Nathaniel Lipkus – New to IAM Patent 1000 this year, partner Nathaniel Lipkus “is a great addition” to Osler’s national IP team. “An extremely strong advocate,” Nathaniel is described as “a really smart and savvy individual who is one to watch for the future.”

According to IAM Patent 1000, Osler’s IP team offers “high-quality service and top-notch associates” and “always delivers on the promise of finding you the right person for the job.” After significant growth, Osler is now home to 13 patent professionals. 

IAM Patent 1000 The World’s Leading Patent Professionals 2016 identifies the top patent practitioners in key jurisdictions around the world. The guide is compiled through extensive market research by a team of full-time analysts who conduct approximately 1,500 interviews with patent specialists across the globe.

View Osler’s full profile listing on IAM Patent 1000.