333 Bay St, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Ctr, W Twr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1978 (ON)
Counsel, member of firm’s Executive Committee, and head of its IP Litigation Group described in Chambers Canada as “the best in this field in Canada.” Practice focuses on IP litigation including patent, trademark, and copyright disputes and the complex assessments of damages flowing from the infringement of such rights. Regularly appears before all levels of courts and has appeared before the Supreme Court of Canada on leading patent, trademark, and damages issues. Recognized in Chambers Global as a Star Individual for IP litigation since 2010, in Benchmark Canada as an IP Litigation Star, and in Euromoney’s Expert Guides — Patents as one of the top three Canadian patent lawyers and top 25 in the world. He is recognized as a Leading Lawyer in IP and corporate/commercial litigation in Best Lawyers in Canada and was also named Toronto IP Lawyer of the Year in 2011 and 2019. Recognized as a Leading Lawyer in Who’s Who Legal: Canada (life sciences/patents), IAM Patent 1000, and The Legal 500 Canada (IP); and by Managing Intellectual Property – IP Stars (patents) and Lexpert (IP/IP litigation). Was admitted to the Ontario Bar in 1978 as the gold medallist.