Chris Peng Associate Lawyer and Patent Agent

Speaks:  English

Registered Patent Agent: 2022 - Canada

Year of Call: 2009 - Alberta

Primary office:  Calgary

Chris Peng

Chris Peng is an associate in the Intellectual Property Group of Gowling WLG’s Calgary office and a registered Canadian patent agent. 

Chris' practice involves patent drafting and prosecution in relation to a wide range of subject matter, including electrical, software, and mechanical engineering. He also advises on intellectual property matters in the context of commercialization and transactions.

Chris has a degree in computer engineering and worked at several multinational organizations, including as a communications systems designer at a consulting services firm, a software engineer at a telecommunications and consumer electronics company, a hardware designer at a telecommunications and networking equipment manufacturer, and an applications engineer at a semiconductor company.

Prior to intellectual property, Chris practiced as a corporate securities lawyer for a number of years. During this time, he worked at two national law firms and at the Alberta Securities Commission, including as a member of a national initiative directed towards fintech and cryptocurrencies.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2022

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Registered Patent Agent, Canada
  • 2009

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Year of Call, Alberta
  • 2008

    • Education
      University of Victoria, JD
  • 2003

    • Education
      University of British Columbia, BASc, Computer Engineering (Minor in Commerce)


  • Canadian Bar Association
  • ​Intellectual Property Institute of Canada