Hicks Intellectual Property Law
Trademark Agent in Training
Maria joined Hicks Intellectual Property Law as a trademark agent in training in October of 2014. She is preparing to write the trademark agent qualification exams.
Maria assists with the clearance of trademarks as well as the preparation, filing and prosecution of trademark applications in Canada. She also assists Canadian clients in protecting their trademarks in foreign jurisdictions.
Prior to joining Hicks Intellectual Property Law, Maria worked for a world class heli-skiing operation based in nearby Banff.
Maria is fluent in French and Swedish.
Maria is an avid cross country and downhill skier. As a member of Canada’s National Cycling Team, she competed in two World Championships as well as the 1992 Olympics. She still enjoys cycling (on hot sunny days) but is more often found mountain biking or trail running.