Adam Chisholm
Adam Chisholm
Partner at McMillan LLP
(416) 307-4209
(416) 865-7048
181 Bay St, Suite 4400, Brookfield Pl, Bay Wellington Twr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 2009 (ON)
Adam is a Partner at McMillan LLP, and an experienced commercial, regulatory and intellectual property litigator. Within these spaces, Adam has a wealth of experience in technologically-focused matters. Adam has litigated leading regulatory matters involving the interplay between blockchain technology, derivatives and securities law. Adam has been involved in hotly contested matters focused on the online use of trademarks for clients domestic and abroad. He has participated in two of the most significant competition tribunal matters in the technology space in the last ten years, one focused on the online marketing of tickets across Canada and the other concerning credit card payment systems in Canada. Adam has also led matters in discrete technology-focused industries such as electronic devices, electricity regulation, healthcare innovation and automotive. Adam has been lead counsel at every level of court in Ontario and federally, and has led numerous tribunal advocacy teams. He authors the accounting of profits chapter in Intellectual Property Disputes: Resolutions and Remedies and teaches Securities Litigation as an adjunct term lecturer at Queen's University in Winter 2021.
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