100 King St W, Suite 1600, 1 First Cdn Pl, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 2002 (ON)
Shelagh Carnegie is a partner in Gowling WLG’s Toronto office and the co-Head of the firm's Global Intellectual Property Group. She works closely with colleagues in Canada, China, France, Germany, the UK, Russia, Singapore, the UAE, and other locales to strengthen and streamline the firm's offerings across all areas of IP law — including IP prosecution, enforcement, litigation, and transactional work. Shelagh’s practice focuses on all aspects of the trademark prosecution lifecycle. Over the course of her nearly 20-year career, she has provided sophisticated solutions to companies across an array of industry sectors, including alcohol, automotive, cannabis, clothing, food and beverage, consumer products, manufacturing, medical devices, professional services, and technology. Shelagh's clients — including a number of Fortune 500 companies — value her ability to align herself with their business objectives and develop strategies and reporting structures to suit their particular needs. Shelagh has been recognized in Expert Guides: Women in Business Law, Managing Intellectual Property: IP Stars, and World Trademark Review 1000, The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, and The Best Lawyers in Canada. In 2020, she was included in Managing Intellectual Property’sTop 250 Women in IP.
De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Limited (“DHC”) completed the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of the Dash 8 aircraft program from Bombardier Inc. (“Bombardier”) for gross proceeds of approximately US$300 million