Peter C. Cooke

Senior Counsel

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Peter offers over 20 years of expertise in trademark clearance, registration, enforcement and related commercial transactions. 

He has experience with domain name dispute resolution, having acted as a panelist on a number of Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) domain name cases. His practical experience with trademark opposition and cancellation proceedings comes from his work at the Canadian Intellectual Property Office, where he was a member of the Trademarks Opposition Board.

Beyond Our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, International Trademark Association (Public Information Committee)
  • Member, Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (Trademark Practice Committee)

Awards & Recognitions

  • Recognized in the 2022 edition of Who's Who Legal: Canada (Trademarks)
  • Recognized in the 2023 edition (and since 2017) of The Canadian Legal Expert Directory (Intellectual Property)
  • Recognized in 2021’s World Trademark Review WTR 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals
  • Recognized in the 2018 edition of Managing Intellectual Property's IP Stars (Trademark)

Bar Admission & Education

  • Ontario, 1994
  • LLB, Queen's University, 1992
  • BA, Queen's University, 1989