Bradley Freedman



Bradley focuses his practice on cybersecurity/data protection, privacy, information technology, intellectual property, internet/e-commerce and related matters. He is recognized as a leading lawyer in these areas of law by the foremost legal rankings publications.

He advises clients in negotiating, structuring and documenting transactions and business arrangements, and acts as counsel in litigation, arbitration and mediation.

He has appeared before the Supreme Court of British Columbia, the British Columbia Court of Appeal, the Federal Court of Canada, the Federal Court of Appeal, the Trademarks Opposition Board, and international commercial arbitration tribunals.

Bradley is also a Domain-Name Dispute Arbitrator for the World Intellectual Property Organization.


Beyond Our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, International Association of Privacy Professionals
  • Member of Editorial Board, and frequent contributor, Internet and E-Commerce Law in Canada, LexisNexis

Awards & Recognitions

  • Recognized in the 2022 edition (and since 2018) of Chambers Canada – Canada's Leading Lawyers for Business (Information Technology - Nationwide).
  • Recognized in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada® for Information Technology Law (since 2006), Intellectual Property Law (since 2006), Technology Law (since 2016), and Privacy and Data Security Law (since 2020).
  • Recognized in the 2021 edition of Chambers Global (Information Technology)
  • Recognized in the 2021 and 2020 edition of Lexpert Special Edition on Technology.
  • Recognized in 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada — Lawyer of the Year (Privacy and Data Security Law).
  • Recognized in the 2021 and 2019 editions of Benchmark Canada — The Definitive Guise to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys as a “Local Litigation Star, British Columbia” (since 2012) and a Litigation Star, Canada, Intellectual Property” (since 2015).
  • Recognized as "Privacy and Data Security Lawyer of the Year" in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada®.
  • Recognized in World Trademark Review's WTR 1000 — The World's Leading Trademark Professionals (since 2011) for Enforcement and Litigation; Prosecution and Strategy.
  • Recognized in 2021 edition of The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory (and since 2001) for Computer & IT Law, Intellectual Property and Technology Transactions.
  • Recognized in the 2018 edition of Who’s Who Legal: Canada for Data.
  • Recognized as a 2017 Acritas Star.
  • Recognized in the 2017 edition of Who's Who Legal: Canada for Telecommunications Media & Technology.
  • Recognized by the 2016 and 2014 Lexology Client Choice Awards as the exclusive winner for Information Technology in British Columbia.

Bar Admission & Education

  • British Columbia, 1987
  • LLM, University of California, Berkeley, 1990
  • LLB, University of British Columbia, 1986