Jonathan Pollack

Jonathan is a partner at Sim & McBurney and a Registered Patent Agent in both Canada and the United States. He specializes in patent drafting, prosecution, and opinion work in primarily the electrical, computer, telecommunications and mechanical disciplines. Jonathan helps his clients navigate the global patent system and works closely with them to develop practical patent strategies for their businesses.

Jonathan’s technical background includes the fields of telecommunications, software systems, and semiconductor memory architectures. He has acquired extensive experience in drafting patent applications relating to wireless communications, DSL infrastructures, Internet-based software systems, business methods and DRAM architectures. He has further experience in the fields of cryptography and video signal processing.

Prior to entering the patent profession, Jonathan worked for a multinational automotive company in test engineering and another leading Canadian intellectual property firm for over 13 years

In his recreational time, Jonathan enjoys chauffeuring his children to various activities, playing sports and cooking on his Big Green Egg®.


Contact Information

T. 416-849-8355 E. F. 416-595-1163


Registered Patent Agent, Canada (2000)
Registered Patent Agent, United States (2001)


B.Eng., Electrical Engineering, McGill University (1998)

Professional Associations

Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC)
American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)
International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)