Timothy Bailey is a partner in the Intellectual Property Group in Gowling WLG’s Calgary office. 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.