Masood Erfanian

Masood Erfanian

Masood Erfanian

Technical Advisor

Masood is an intellectual property lawyer with expertise in drafting patent applications, prosecuting patent applications, and conducting freedom to operate and patentability searches.

In addition to having a J. D. from the University of Ottawa’s French common law program, he has a M. Sc. in chemical engineering and a B. Sc. in mechanical engineering.

He regularly prepares and prosecutes patent applications in a wide range of technologies particularly in the following fields:

  • High-Tech (Computer, Software, and Robotics)
  • Electronics and Electrical
  • Mechanical and Chemical
  • Green Technologies

In addition to intellectual property, Masood has experience advising clients regarding their Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) tax credit claims and representing them for appeals from Canada Revenue Agency decision before the Tax Court of Canada

Prior to joining Anglehart et al., Masood practiced in a national intellectual property law firm and managed patent matters, including the patent portfolio, of an international robotics company. Before starting his legal career, he worked as an engineer and manager for an international construction company.


  • University of Semnan B.Sc. Hons. (Mechanical engineering) 2006
  • Boras University M.Sc. (Chemical Engineering) 2010; Major in Sustainable Engineering
  • University of Ottawa J.D. (French Common Law) 2014
  • Ontario Bar 2015
  • English
  • French
  • Farsi (Persian)