Lawyer, Patent Agent
David-Kei Codère Maruyama
David-Kei Codère Maruyama joined BCF's Montréal office in the summer of 2014 as a student. After receiving his law degree from the Université de Montréal, David-Kei continued his studies and was awarded a Juris Doctor (J.D.) from the same institution.
During his academic career, he gained significant cross-boarder professional experience working in international law firms in Shanghai, Tokyo and for an international engineering firm based in Montréal.
As a result of having live and worked in several countries, David-Kei is fluent in French, English and Japanese and has a basic knowledge of Chinese.
David-Kei is a member of the board for the Quebec-Japan business Forum since 2017. As a result of his implication within the Japanese business community in Quebec, David-Kei was invited in 2019 by the Ministery of Foreign Affairs of Japan to visit and meet Japanese leaders as part of the Canadian Japanese Leadership Program.
- Canadian Patent Agent (2019)
- Called to the Barreau du Québec (2015)
- J.D., Université de Montréal (2014)
- LL.B., Université de Montréal (2013)
- Certificate in Chinese Law, Tongji University (2012)