Vanessa represents healthcare and life sciences companies in complex intellectual property disputes, with a focus on antitrust and patent litigation.
Before joining Fenwick, Vanessa practiced litigation at a leading international law firm. She also previously worked at a notable Canadian boutique law firm, where she acted as counsel in the country’s first biologics patent case and in one of its first biosimilars patent cases.
Education & Admissions
J.D., University of Toronto
B.Sc., Neuroscience, McGill University
Admitted to practice in New York
Member of the Law Society of Upper Canada (Ontario)
Admitted to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York