O'Cannabiz Speakers

April 25, 2019
Business Conference / Exhibitor Load-in

O'Cannabiz Industry Awards Gala

April 26, 2019
Industry Expo

April 27, 2019
Conumer Expo / Cannabis Meets Healthcare
Hall 5 - International  Center | Toronto, ON

(905) 858-3298


Laurence MacPhie

Toronto, ON, Canada
Partner, Bereskin & Parr LLP

Laurence MacPhie is a partner with Bereskin & Parr LLP and is a member of Life Sciences, Artificial Intelligence and Cannabis practice groups.

His practice focuses on drafting and prosecuting patent applications related to molecular biology, genetic engineering, agriculture and plant-related technologies as well preparing and filing Plant Breeders’ Rights applications. He also provides advice on patent strategy and opinions with respect to validity, infringement and freedom to operate.

Laurence’s clients range from biotechnology start-ups to large international corporations seeking intellectual property (IP) protection in Canada.  He was a Commonwealth Scholar at the University of Oxford where he completed a doctoral degree on the genetics of complex traits before embarking on a career in IP.

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