Jane Steinberg has more than 30 years of experience in contentious and non-contentious IP matters, and specializes in trademarks, domain names and anti-counterfeiting. Jane appears before the Federal Court of Canada, provincial courts and the Trademarks Opposition Board. She has extensive experience in negotiating licenses, conducting IP audits and providing freedom to operate and validity opinions, as well as strategic advice on IP and how to protect the brand. She is a member of INTA's Panel of Neutrals and is also on WIPO's list of mediators and arbitrators. Jane has been recognized as one of the world's leading life sciences lawyers in Who's Who Legal: Life Sciences. She has also been ranked as one of the world's leading trademark lawyers by World Trademark Review 2016 and as a leading Canadian lawyer by The Best Lawyers in Canada 2017. Jane has enjoyed leadership roles within the firm, including serving as national firm managing partner, external; intellectual property department head (Ottawa); and the national leader of the firm’s Life Sciences Industry Group.