Timothy Bailey is a partner in Gowling WLG’s Calgary office and leader of that office’s Intellectual Property Group. His practice focuses on representing high tech, oil and gas, cleantech, pharmaceutical, and biotechnology clients. As a lawyer, Tim helps clients (i) understand, defend, and enforce their intellectual property rights; (ii) commercialize technology, whether it is their own technology or through collaborating with others; and (iii) navigate public and private transactions by addressing various intellectual property issues that arise during due diligence, negotiations, and the drafting of transaction-related documents. As a patent agent, Tim helps clients protect commercial opportunities by drafting, filing, and prosecuting patent applications around the world. This patent work often includes devising and implementing strategies for developing a patent portfolio in markets that are relevant to the client’s business. As a trademark agent, Tim helps clients develop, protect, and leverage the value in their brands. He has been recognized in both The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory and The Best Lawyers in Canada. Intellectual Asset Management (IAM) magazine recognized Tim in the 2021 edition of IAM Strategy 300: The World's Leading IP Strategists.