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Jean-Christophe Paquette

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Jean-Christophe Paquette

Patent Agent
  • Smart & Biggar LP
English | French

Achieving business goals using IP

In addition to assisting his clients with patent matters, Jean-Christophe’s practice focuses on providing his clients with IP related business guidance. Jean-Christophe combines his strong patent, business and technical skills to create IP solutions that have significant impact on the business of his clients.

Strategic IP counsel informed by engineering and business expertise

Jean-Christophe’s focus is on strategic counselling and patent procurement. He is recognized for his creativity and his business acumen which allow him to assist his clients in determining their business goals and achieving them.  His technical expertise in mechanical, industrial and bio engineering informs his approach to the drafting and prosecution of patent applications. He regularly advises clients on issues relating to patentability, patent validity and infringement.

During his engineering studies, Jean-Christophe was granted the New Generation Scholarship from the Order of Engineers of Quebec and the Undergraduate Student Research Award from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada, in addition to figuring on several occasions on the Academic All-Canadian list of U Sports. 


  • News
  • Speaking
  • Industry Involvement
  • "Best Practices for Building a Patent Portfolio", (co-presenter: Martin Tremblay), Smart & Biggar webinar, April 27, 2022
  • "Intellectual Property for Business - An Introduction to IP", (co-presenters: Brigide Mattar, Olivier Jean-Lévesque), Smart & Biggar webinar, March 16, 2022


  • Member, Order of Engineers of Quebec (OIQ)