Virginia K.H. Lam

Partner
Legal assistant
Johanne Montpetit

Virginia Lam adds value through her versatile and multidisciplinary approach.

Virginia has over 30 years of real estate law, business law and intellectual property experience. Her multidisciplinary expertise covers all facets of a company’s commercial activities. She assists local, national and international clients with the sale and purchase of assets and shares, service and distribution contracts, real estate sales and acquisitions, development projects and general contractual matters. She acts for SMEs in various industries in matters pertaining to due diligence and movable and immovable securities, and helps both landlords and tenants with commercial lease negotiation and drafting.

As a trademark agent, Virginia also handles the registration, protection and marketing of intellectual property rights, including intellectual property contracts and license management. She represents clients in intellectual property negotiations and defends them before the Registrar of Trademarks and the courts. Virginia favours a proactive and preventive approach to help her clients successfully conduct their commercial activities.

Registered Trade-Mark Agent
1998

B.C.L. and LL.B.
McGill University, 1986

Professional Affiliations
Member, Barreau du Québec
Member, Commercial Real Estate Women -- CREW Montréal
Member, Federation of Chinese Canadian Professionals -- Québec
Member, Intellectual Property Institute of Canada
Member, Regroupement des praticiens du droit des marques de commerce, Barreau du Québec

Involvements 
Governor since 2014, Fondation du barreau du Québec
Member, Advisory Committee, La Scena Musicale 

Best Lawyers in Canada® 
Intellectual Property Law
2021