Sheldon Hamilton is a partner in Smart & Biggar's Toronto office. For more than 20 years, Sheldon has acted as counsel for many of the world’s most innovative pharmaceutical companies in relation to commercially significant products. He has extensive trial experience focusing on issues of patent infringement and validity, and damage quantification. Sheldon has appeared as trial and appellate counsel, including in proceedings under the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations. Listed in Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers In Canada, Benchmark Canada, The Best Lawyers in Canada, Who's Who Legal: Canada, Who's Who Legal: Patents, LMG Life Sciences, IAM Patent 1000, IAM Patent Litigation 250, IAM Life Sciences 250 and Managing Intellectual Property’s IP Stars Handbook: Patents. Sheldon is a member and Director of The Advocates' Society, Vice Chair Finance and Audit Committee. He is a Fellow of IPIC and member of AIPPI. BASc (Chemical Engineering); LLB (Toronto). Registered Patent and Trademark Agent.