Bennett Jones LLP has announced the appointment of Dominique Hussey as new vice-chairperson and Toronto managing partner, effective May 12. Hussey also leads the intellectual property litigation practice group, co-heads the innovation, technology and branding practice group and serves as lead director of the firm’s partnership board.
Hussey’s practice focuses on all aspects of intellectual property litigation and dispute resolution, with an emphasis on litigation involving trademarks and pharmaceutical and biotech patents. Her advisory practice centres on various trademark, patent, copyright, trade secret, advertising and regulatory matters.
, who served as Toronto managing partner for over 13 years, is now the firm’s vice-chairperson and managing partner, people and talent.