Canada’s Intellectual Property Law Firm

Smart & Biggar welcomes Nathalie Messier as Director of Operations, and Wendell Brown as Chief Client Officer

Smart & Biggar, Canada’s leading firm for intellectual property law and agency services is pleased to welcome Nathalie Messier and Wendell Brown to senior leadership roles at the firm.

Nathalie Messier joins Smart & Biggar as Director of Operations to lead the firm’s business operations teams across Canada. Nathalie is an accomplished senior business manager with experience across a wide range of industries including biotechnology, healthcare and digital technology innovation. She has a track record and reputation for achieving market growth objectives, and demonstrated expertise in business operations, client service and business development in business-to-business professional services companies.

Wendell Brown joins Smart & Biggar as Chief Client Officer bringing over 30 years of experience in senior operations and client relationship management experience to the firm. Wendell has a proven track record for achieving corporate results within the IT/Information Management industries, servicing both private and public sectors, defining and implementing successful corporate strategies, and establishing strong and profitable business relationships with customers, government agencies and strategic business partners.

Nathalie and Wendell will both be located in the Ottawa office of Smart & Biggar.

Smart & Biggar is widely recognized as Canada’s leading firm for intellectual property law and agency services, with offices in Ottawa, Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver and Calgary. We are leaders in intellectual property and technology law and have been serving clients for over a century.