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WTR 1000 Recognizes Four Fasken Lawyers as the World’s Leading Trademark Professionals in 2018

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Toronto (Canada) – Fasken has been ranked as a leading International Trademark firm in the 2018 edition of World Trademark Review 1000 - The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals (also known as WTR 1000). Four of the Firm’s lawyers are recognized as leaders in their field: Marek Nitoslawski, Jean-Philippe Mikus, Patricia Seguin and Sébastien Roy.

Highlighting Fasken’s thriving trademark practice and coverage across Canada, WTR 1000 praises our “watertight strategic support to brands”. Marek is noted as being at the leading edge of the IP scene and a “master of non-traditional marks.” Jean-Philippe is acclaimed for assisting on matters with an international connection. Patricia is listed as “working around the clock to make sure that her client’s applications meet the gold standard.” Clients and peers recognize Sébastien as a “transactional sage” on M&A trademark issues.

Fasken’s Intellectual Property Practice Group works with clients ranging from solo investors and start-ups to multinational corporations. Our Trademark team helps clients develop the best possible trademark and domain protection in the context of their overall brand management and business strategies.

About WTR 1000

World Trademark Review distributes the WTR 1000 research directory. It focuses exclusively on trademark practices and practitioners, and has established itself as the ‘go-to’ resource for those seeking world-class legal trademark expertise. The rankings are based upon interviews with hundreds of lawyers and clients to gather feedback on the leading firms and individuals in the profession globally.

About Fasken

Fasken is a leading international law firm with more than 700 lawyers and ten offices on four continents. Clients rely on us for practical, innovative and cost-effective legal services. We solve the most complex business challenges, providing exceptional value and putting clients at the centre of all we do. For additional information, please visit the Firm’s website at


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