Canada’s Intellectual Property Firm

Smart & Biggar honoured as one of only two Canadian firms selected as a ‘Band One’ firm in Canadian intellectual property law in the 2015 Edition of Chambers Global — The World's Leading Lawyers for Business

Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh has once again been honoured by the highly regarded legal directory, Chambers Global 2015, by receiving a ranking in 'Band One' in the category of Intellectual Property — the highest ranking given to firms by the directory. Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh is proud to be one of only two Canadian firms given this honourary ranking and for being lauded as “strong across all aspects of IP" and for having “lawyers at the firm [who] are extremely smart and hard-working."  

In addition to the firm's ranking in the directory, we are pleased to have five leading lawyers listed in the areas of Intellectual Property and Intellectual Property: Litigation.

Listed in Intellectual Property:
John Bochnovic
Mark Evans

Listed in Intellectual Property: Litigation:
Gunars Gaikis
Steven Garland
François Guay

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