Charles Pigeon


  • Preparation, filing, prosecution and management of patent applications
  • Developing strategy for globally protecting and managing corporate technology within the context of our clients' corporate vision
  • Intellectual property litigation involving patent validity and patent infringement procedures
  • Due diligence in support of licencing, financing and acquisitions
  • Evaluation of competitive intellectual property rights and development of strategy to support our clients' business objectives
  • Patentability and validity assessments
  • Freedom to operate analyses
  • Industrial design applications
  • Advice to start-ups and early-stage companies

Practice Areas


  • McGill University, Master of Science (Chemistry), 2001
  • McGill University, Bachelor of Science, 1998

Professional Associations

  • Member of the Intellectual Property Institute of Canada


  • Presenter, in 4 of a 5 part seminar series including The Patent Process, IP & Technology Litigation, Making Money on IP and Patents 201, BD&P Client Seminar, Spring 2015

Professional Designations

  • Registered Canadian Patent Agent (2007)

Community Involvement

  • Coach for Atom "AAA" Football Lakeshore Panthers (Montreal)


  • Fluent in French