Daniel Urbas is Regional Leader of the International Trade Litigation and Arbitration group and Regional Leader of the Intellectual Property Litigation group. Formerly, until 2013, Daniel was also Regional Leader of the Commercial Litigation group and National Leader of the Intellectual Property Litigation group.
Daniel advises and represents clients in commercial and civil litigation, intellectual property (including anti-piracy and anti-counterfeiting litigation) and information technologies, product liability, administrative law, Aboriginal law matters including treaty and land claims litigation and dispute resolution of agreements relating to governance and natural resource development on native peoples' territories. He handles trial and appellate advocacy, as well as urgent and extraordinary applications. He appears before the provincial and federal courts, including the Supreme Court of Canada, as well as before arbitration tribunals and various administrative tribunals.
A Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) based in London, UK, Daniel is elected to the Executive of the CIArb's North American branch. He also sits as an arbitrator, both as a sole arbitrator and as a member of a three-member arbitration tribunal. He is fluently bilingual in English and French.