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McMillan’s Intellectual Property Practice and Professionals Recognized in the 2022 Edition of IP STARS

News Aug 2, 2022

McMillan is delighted to be included in the 2022 edition of Managing Intellectual Property’s IP STARS Canada Guide. McMillan is recognized as a leading law firm in three categories and three practitioners are named as leaders in their respective fields.

This recognition is a testament to the firm’s strength in helping clients navigate complex regulatory regimes and the resolution of complex disputes. The Group’s expertise comprehensively covers the big four areas of intellectual property rights: trademarks, patents, industrial design and copyright. Our IP lawyers and agents protect original creations and enforce IP rights by combining deep experience in patent law with a strong ability to convey technical concepts. We know that there is no silver medal when you’re second to file™.

Congratulations to:


  • David Kent, Toronto


  • Keith Bird, Toronto


  • Peter Giddens, Toronto

McMillan is pleased to be recognized in the following categories:

  • Copyright & related rights
  • Trademark contentious
  • Trademark prosecution

Published annually, the MIP IP STARS Guide is the leading specialist guide to IP firms and practitioners worldwide. The research for the guide covers a variety of IP practice areas through online survey, interviews and independent analysis of publically available information in the market, in more than 70 jurisdictions; making it the most comprehensive and widely respected IP guide in the legal profession.

McMillan’s Intellectual Property Group has been advising a full range of emerging and established industry players in Canada and globally for more than 40 years. We are recognized as one of the leading IP practices in Canada, building on a successful record in sound IP protection and enforcement strategies that help our clients maximize the value of their critical intangible assets. We provide all the services required to protect your commercial interests.

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