Oyen Wiggs congratulates Christina Kwok who has become a Partner of the Firm.
Christina assists clients with all aspects of identifying, protecting and benefiting from their intellectual property, with a particular passion in learning the latest innovations, and securing patent protection for her clients. Christina has extensive experience in drafting, filing and prosecuting U.S. and Canadian patent applications, and managing and advising on global patent portfolios.
Christina works with a wide array of clients, ranging in size (from start-ups to more established companies and universities) and industry (including the life sciences, chemical and mechanical technologies). She enjoys getting to know each of her clients, and developing patent strategies which best support its business goals and strategies.
Christina has a Bachelor of Science (Honours with distinction) degree in Biotechnology at the University of British Columbia. Prior to studying law, she worked as a research associate at a local biotechnology company for a number of years where she was involved in the development of various therapeutics using a drug delivery system.