181 Bay St, Suite 1800, Brookfield Pl, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1997 (ON)
Partner and member of the Aird & Berlis Intellectual Property Group and Litigation & Dispute Resolution Group. Certified by the Law Society of Ontario as a Specialist in Intellectual Property Law: Patent/Trademark/Copyright. Has appeared as lead counsel in a range of intellectual property matters at the tribunal, trial, and appellate levels. Has particular expertise in patent litigation in a variety of technologies, ranging from genetically modified plants to manufacturing equipment. Registered as a trademark agent in Canada and is involved in trademark prosecution, summary cancellation, and opposition proceedings. Contributing author to two publications on Federal Court practice and procedure (Federal Courts of Canada Service and Canadian Federal Courts Practice) and is a regular contributor to the Supreme Court Law Review. Member of the Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (serving on the Litigation Committee and as Chair of the Intervention Committee), the Canadian Bar Association (serving on the Court Practice and Trademark Committees), and The Advocates' Society. Recognized by Martindale-Hubbell, Chambers & Partners, IAM, Managing Intellectual Property, Who's Who Legal, WTR, Best Lawyers, and Lexpert®.