Hélène D'Iorio is a partner in Gowlings' Montréal office and heads the office's intellectual property department. She specializes in intellectual property litigation, , as well as patent and, industrial design prosecution with particular emphasis on pharmaceutical, biotechnological and chemical matters. She is also a member of the Firm’s Montréal office Management Committee.
Hélène has a leading-edge expertise in pharmaceutical products. She advises her clients on international strategy and management of intellectual property portfolios. She has significant experience in infringement, freedom to operate and validity opinions. She acts before the Federal Court of Canada. In addition to being a lawyer, she is a registered patent agent in Canada and in the United States.