In this chapter we recognise eight trademark agents who come highly recommended for their first-rate work across the range of trademark matters from their inception through registration, through to oppositions and prosecutions.
Most Highly Regarded
Gowling WLG’s Margaret Fitzpatrick receives widespread praise for her strong commercial know-how and broad practice including trademark prosecution and portfolio management.
Jennifer Morton stands out among peers thanks to her significant experience in strategic implementation of Canadian trademark law.
Janice Bereskin of Bereskin & Parr has an impressive roster of high-profile clients, who she assists with domestic and international trademark portfolios and filing applications.
Terry Edwards is praised for her first-rate trademark practice and adept handling of clearance, protection and prosecution proceedings.
Karin Binder of Richards Buell Sutton is highly regarded for her top-notch work in trademark clearance, non-use cancellation and domain name disputes.
Christine de Lint at Miller Thompson excels in international trademark portfolio management, expertly handling filing, protection and maintenance issues.
Andrea Ashton of Norton Rose Fulbright Canada has developed a standout trademark prosecution and commercial transaction practice.
MLT Aikins’ Lorraine Pinsent has over 20 years’ experience in the full spectrum of trademark matters, including licensing, oppositions and portfolio work.