Vanessa Little



Vanessa is a patent agent who focuses on patent drafting and prosecution in the chemistry, life sciences, and green chemistry fields.

Before joining BLG, Vanessa worked as a patent specialist for a not-for-profit organization committed to the development and commercialization of green(er) chemical technologies. She worked with external counsel to manage patent portfolios for the not-for-profit organization and its clients.


  • PhD, Université Queen’s, 2013
  • B.Sc. (Hons.), Université Saint Mary’s, 2007