Chantal Desjardins is a partner, lawyer, and trademark agent in Lavery’s Intellectual Property Group and member of the Board of Directors of the firm. She contributes actively to the development of her clients’ rights in this field, which includes the protection of trademarks, industrial designs, copyright, domain names, and other related forms of intellectual property, in order to promote her clients’ business goals. Chantal Desjardins represents her clients in the examination of applications, opposition proceedings, and litigation in Canada and in other countries. She negotiates licences and technology transfers, advises and defends clients’ rights in the field of advertising and labelling, and other topics such as the Charter of the French language. She regularly gives conferences, seminars. and courses and publishes articles on intellectual property matters. Chantal Desjardins is one of the Leading Trademark Practitioners selected by Who’s Who Legal amongst the best trademark experts in Canada, as well as one of the Leading Trademark Professionals selected by World Trademark Review1000 since 2011. She is also listed in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada as a leading practitioner in the area of Intellectual property.