The WTR 1000 focuses exclusively on trademark practice and has firmly established itself as the definitive 'go-to' resource for those seeking world-class legal trademark expertise
Silver - Individuals: enforcement
Many of the most well-known brands in the world choose to work with Norton Rose Fulbright because it has one of the biggest and most well-integrated worldwide IP practices. The group provides clients with exceptional advice and handles their issues in a way that benefits their company in the long run. The Canadian branch has a discerning enforcement and litigation offering where Chris Wilson stands out. “Chris has a reputation for being a pragmatic and invaluable partner. His international perspective, business-savvy approach and excellent insight into the mindset of opposing counsel mean the outcomes achieved are outstanding. Without a doubt, Chris is one of the best lawyers in the trademark space.” Rounding out coverage of the team are Jean-François Drolet and Elizabeth Williams, both of whom are integral to the firm’s success in transactions involving intangible assets, complex licensing and M&A. Drolet drafts commercial contracts that successfully protect intellectual property rights with ease, and Williams manages significant multi-jurisdictional M&A transactions.