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Legal Laudation: Fasken Martineau’s Julie Desrosiers Listed in IP STARS Top 250 Women in IP 2017

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Julie Desrosiers is among the most influential women in intellectual property law worldwide

Montréal (Canada)Fasken Martineau is pleased to announce that Julie Desrosiers has been named among the top 250 most influential women in IP in the world.

The 2017 edition of IP STARS Top 250 Women in IP recognises female IP practitioners in private practice who have performed exceptionally for their clients and firms in the past year. All the women listed are also individual IP stars in their respective jurisdictions.

Ms. Desrosiers, Partner in the Firm’s Montréal office, is the leader of the Global Technology & Intellectual Property group. Her practice is focused on patent litigation, including pharmaceutical patent litigation. She regularly acts on behalf of high technology businesses in connection with injunctions, seizures and procedures seeking to protect elements of their intellectual property or their trade secrets and strategic information.

About Managing Intellectual Property 

Founded in 1990, Managing Intellectual Property has been researching and ranking IP firms since 1996. As a well-respected publisher in the IP industry, their legal directory, IP STARS, is considered to be the most authoritative and comprehensive.

About Fasken Martineau

Fasken Martineau is a leading international business law and litigation firm. With more than 700 lawyers, the firm has offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Montréal, Québec City, London and Johannesburg. For additional information, please visit the firm's website at


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