Lei Gao

Called to the bar: 2016 (ON)
5th Flr.
250 University Ave.
Toronto, Ontario M5H 3E5
Phone: 416-865-3536 Ext:
Fax: 416-362-0823
Website Link: www.ridoutmaybee.com
Areas of PracticePatents; Trademarks; Biotechnology & Pharmaceutical Law
EducationB.Eng. (Polymer Materials), Sichuan University, China (1997); Ph.D. (Chemistry), University of Oregon, USA (2006); J.D., Vanderbilt University, USA (2010); Attorney at law, State of New York (2011); Barrister & Solicitor, Province of Ontario (2016)
MembershipsAmerican Bar Association (ABA); Canadian Bar Association (CBA); Ontario Bar Association ( OBA); New York State Bar Association (NYSBA); Intellectual Property Institute of Canada – IPIC (Affiliate).
ProfileLei Gao is an Associate at Ridout & Maybee LLP in the firm’s Toronto office. His practice is directed towards assisting in the drafting and prosecution of patent applications, with an emphasis on chemical, pharmaceutical, medical and mechanical related technology. Lei also assists in patentability, Infringement, freedom-to-operate, validity opinions, litigation and trademark matters. Prior to joining Ridout & Maybee LLP, Lei worked for the Beijing office of an international law firm, where he prosecuted patents in China and various other jurisdictions, managed patent portfolios, participated in due diligence and opinion works related to patent, and assisted in litigation.