Jeff's practice focuses on intellectual property (IP) litigation, including contentious patent, trademark and copyright matters.
Jeff is a lawyer, patent agent and trademark agent. In addition to his litigation practice, he advises on:
- trademark prosecution, oppositions and cancellation proceedings
- patent prosecution and portfolio management
- patent invalidity and infringement opinions
- IP due diligence related to business transactions
With a background in civil engineering, Jeff works with a broad range of patent clients with respect to civil, mechanical, industrial, chemical and electrical inventions.
Jeff also advises trademark clients in many sectors, including automotive, cosmetics, electrical transformers, foods and beverages, and professional services.
Jeff has acted as counsel in several proceedings before the Federal and Ontario Courts, and the Trademarks Opposition Board.
Jeff is on the Leadership Board of the Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO) Emerging Technologies Committee. He also serves as an Ambassador to new members of IPO.