Partner and Chair of the National Intellectual Property Department, practises complex patent litigation, including pharmaceutical proceedings under PM(NOC) Regulations. Provides strategic advice on the enforcement of patent rights and coordination and management of litigation strategies throughout multiple jurisdictions. Appeared as lead counsel before the Federal Court of Appeal, Federal Court, Ontario Superior Court and as worldwide coordinating litigation and IP counsel before the US International Trade Commission. A Registered Patent Agent, he specialises in Canadian and foreign patent and industrial design prosecution, strategic IP portfolio reviews, patentability, patent infringement and validity opinions, worldwide patent portfolio management and enforcement advice. Registered to practise before the USPTO and is a past associate editor of the Canadian Patent Reporter. Rankings include: The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory 2017: Intellectual Property, IP Litigation, Biotechnology; Lexpert® US/Canada Cross-Border Guide — Litigation 2016; Best Lawyers in Canada 2017: (patent and litigation); Chambers Global 2017: IP litigation, intellectual property; IAM Patent 1000 2017 and Managing IP 2016: IP Star Canada; Benchmark Litigation 2017: Litigation Star; Acritas Star Lawyer.