Miller Thomson recognized among leading Canadian trademark firms in 2022 WTR 1000

March 10, 2022 | Alexandre Ajami, Aiyaz Alibhai, Catherine M. Dennis Brooks, Wayne Logan, David Reive, David Schnurr

We are proud to be named once again among Canada’s leading trademark firms in the 2022 edition of World Trademark Review (WTR) 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals.

In its review, Miller Thomson is noted for its “thriving prosecution offering … highly sought after by domestic and international brands, as it marries keen trademark acumen with strategic counsel.”

In addition, six Miller Thomson lawyers are recognized as leaders in their field:

  • Alexandre Ajami – “represents rights holders in opposition proceedings, expertly drafts licence agreements” and “handles [unfair competition] matters with dexterity”
  • Aiyaz Alibhai – “an exceptional attorney with a broad understanding of the law… and dedicated to providing the greatest possible level of service”
  • Catherine Dennis Brooks – has “a vast understanding across all areas of brand protection” and is trusted for “her judgement in advertising matters”, providing clients with a “cohesive view of North American practices”
  • Wayne Logan – provides “knowledgeable, helpful, and insightful advice from ideation through to grant” and “is always on top of any issues or roadblocks that might arise”
  • David Reive – hailed for his in-depth understanding of “industries as diverse as pharmaceuticals, food and beverages, and footwear. When combined with his extensive network of international contacts, nothing is beyond his technical or geographical capabilities.”
  • David Schnurr – is “prompt, clear, and helpful”…“[b]eing able to rely on someone so knowledgeable has been crucial. He goes out of his way to explain his recommendations” and presents “different options based on [clients’] needs.”

WTR 1000 is the ‘go-to’ resource for those seeking world-class legal trademark expertise. Released annually, the directory identifies the outstanding firms and individuals in this area with rankings based on depth of expertise, market presence and level of work, as well as peer and client feedback.