Boutique Trademark Prosecution & IP Litigation Law Firm

Our Team

John Simpson

  • Lawyer, Registered Trademark Agent
  • Certified Specialist, Intellectual Property Law: Trademark/Copyright
  • LL.B, M.A., B.A. (hons)
  • Admitted to the Ontario Bar 2004
  John Simpson is the Principal and founder of Shift Law. John is an experienced and highly regarded Toronto trademark...
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Stephen Cooley

  • Lawyer (Trademarks, Copyright, IP Litigation)
  • J.D, B.A. (Hon)
Stephen is a lawyer at Shift Law specializing in trademark and copyright litigation. His practice includes representing clients before all...
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Rebecca Kupfer

  • Lawyer (Trademarks, Copyright, IP Litigation)
Rebecca is a lawyer and U.S.-qualified attorney at Shift Law where she specializes in trademark and copyright litigation, trademark prosecution...
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Howard Winkler

  • Senior Advisor - Litigation
Howard is a senior advisor to Shift Law in litigation related matters. He is also the founder and principal of...
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Isabelle Gagné

  • Senior Trademark Agent
Isabelle is a registered trademark agent and paralegal with 20 years of experience in trademark prosecution and trademark portfolio management....
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Bushra Amir Ali

Bushra is a lawyer at Shift Law where she specializes in negotiating and preparing intellectual property-related agreements, trademark prosecution and...
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Cathy Clyde

  • Office Manager and Billings Coordinator
Cathy is the office manager and billings coordinator at Shift Law. Prior to joining Shift Law, Cathy worked in prominent...
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