Managing Intellectual Property has once again recognized McMillan LLP among the leading Canadian firms in the 2018 edition of IP Stars 

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April 2018

Rankings and recognition

Managing Intellectual Property (MIP) has once again recognized McMillan LLP among the leading Canadian firms in the 2018 edition of IP Stars, most notably in the areas of Trade mark Contentious, Trade mark Prosecution, Patent Prosecution and Copyright.

MIP describes IP Stars as the specialist guide to IP firms where it aims to identify the leading practitioners and firms around the world. Each year research analysts at MIP gather information from law firms, IP agencies and clients through surveys and interviews spanning six months.  MIP then reviews the information to produce a definitive ranking of leading IP practitioners and firms. Inclusion in IP Stars is based on merit and recommendation by peers and clients.

“We are honoured by the recognition across all three major areas of IP.  The rankings speak to our excellence in legal service, and that is certainly something that all clients can appreciate,” said Keith Bird, National Chair of McMillan’s Patent Group.

McMillan’s trademark and patent team includes the following 14 professionals:

  • Sherif Abdel-kader
  • Christie Bates
  • Keith Bird
  • Ryan Black
  • Adam Chisholm
  • Peter Giddens
  • Sharon Groom
  • Karl Gustafson
  • Elisa Henry
  • Sarah Kilpatrick
  • Don Mainland
  • Tilaye Terrefe
  • Pablo Tseng
  • Peter Wells