Bradley Freedman

Partner

Vancouver
BFreedman@blg.com
604.640.4129

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 2019 edition 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 in the 2020 edition of Lexpert Special Edition on Technology
  • Recognized in the 2020 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.
  • Recognized in the 2019 and 2018 edition of Chambers Canada – Canada's Leading Lawyers for Business (Information Technology).
  • 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 The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory (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, 1990
  • LLB, University of British Columbia, 1986