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About Us

Established in early 2014, Heer Law is one of a new generation of intellectual property law firms that has been built from the ground up with a preeminent focus on the business value of intellectual property.

We specialize in representing direct clients, most of whom are in Canada and the United States, as opposed to foreign associate work. We practice in all areas of intellectual property and intellectual property litigation, including representing Canadian clients before the United States Patent and Trademark Office in patent, trademark and design patent matters.

Please see below for information about available positions.



We are accepting applications (cover letter, resume and academic transcripts) for one articling position for the 2019-2020 articling term for a student with a technical background in science or engineering and a demonstrated interest in intellectual property.

Law Practice Program

We are not offering any work placements for the January 2020 to April 2020 term.

Summer Law Students

We have completed our summer law student hiring for the summer of 2019.


Lawyers, Patent Agents and Trademark Agents

Patent Lawyer and/or Patent Agent

We are seeking a patent lawyer and/or patent agent with 1 to 5 years of experience in patent drafting and prosecution that includes drafting applications for computer-related technologies.

Please see the full job description here.

We also expect to hire a newly-called lawyer with summer and articling experience in intellectual property law following hireback decisions this spring.

Patent Agent Trainees

There are no patent agent trainee positions available at this time.


We are not hiring for any administrative positions at this time.

We expect to have openings for a billing clerk/accounts receivables clerk in Q2 or Q3 2019 and a professional legal adminstrator/law firm chief operating officer in Q3 or Q4 2019.

Hiring Contact

Christopher Heer
Phone: 416-546-7303
Fax: 416-352-5709
Email: [email protected]