Adrian Battison obtained a B.Sc. (Hons) in Physics from Liverpool University England in 1970 and commenced training in London England, becoming a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Patent Agents (UK) in 1975 and a European patent attorney. From 1975 to 1982 he was Patent and Licensing Manager for a British engineering company obtaining extensive knowledge in many countries of patent litigation procedures and of obtaining and managing patents in mechanical engineering. Mr. Battison joined Ade & Company in 1982 and completed the Canadian Patent Agents exams in 1984 becoming a registered Canadian Patent Agent and a registered US Patent Agent. Since 1982 he has been extensively involved in obtaining Canadian and US Patents for clients in Canada and USA and has experience in many fields including IT, telecommunications, electronics, electrical engineering, oil and gas technology, magnetic resonance imaging, agricultural engineering, automotive engineering, paper processing, and general mechanical engineering.
Mike Williams graduated from the University of Manitoba in 1988 with the degree of Bachelor of Science, Genetics (Honours) and graduated from Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas with a Doctorate in Biochemistry and Biophysics in 1994. Following graduation, Mike was employed as a Post-Doctoral Fellow with the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. In 1996, Mike joined Ade & Company as a technical consultant and successfully completed the Canadian Patent Agent examination, so as to become a registered Patent Agent in Canada and USA in 1998. Mike's area of practice is biotechnology and he has prepared and successfully prosecuted patent applications in the USA, Canada, and foreign countries for pharmaceutical compounds, nutraceuticals, lotions, chemical compositions, medical devices, diagnostic methods and recombinant DNA patents.
Ryan Dupuis graduated from the University of Manitoba in 1998 with the degree of Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering. Later that year, he joined Ade & Company as a technical consultant. Upon successfully completing the Canadian Patent Agent's examination in 2000, Ryan became a registered Patent Agent in both Canada and the United States. In his primary area of practice of Mechanical Engineering, Ryan has prepared and prosecuted patent applications for a wide range of clients including individuals and companies involving inventions in agriculture, manufacturing, mining, oil production, construction, materials handling, power generation and machinery.
Kyle Satterthwaite graduated from the University of Manitoba in 2002 with the degree Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering. Following graduation, Kyle was employed in the manufacturing industry before joining Ade & Company in 2005 as a technical assistant. After successfully completing the Canadian patent Agent examination in 2007, Kyle became a registered Patent Agent in both Canada and the United States. Kyle has experience in preparing and prosecuting patent applications in a variety of fields, including such mechanical fields as oil and gas production, agricultural machinery, transportation, manufacturing and automated warehousing.
Chris Dynowski obtained a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Manitoba in 2014. Later that same year, Chris joined Ade & Company as a technical assistant. Upon successfully completing the Canadian Patent Agent Qualification Exam in 2019, Chris became a registered patent agent. Chris has worked with a range of clients including individuals and companies to prepare and prosecute patent applications involving inventions in numerous fields, particularly in the general areas of electrical and mechanical engineering.