125 Queens Quay E, 8th floor
Toronto M5A 0Z6


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Managing Partner: Tim Gilbert
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Firm - Year of Establishment: 2001
Number of Partners: 8
Total Number of IP Practitioners: 15
Languages Spoken at the Firm: English

If you want a creative solution to a complex problem, contact Gilbert’s LLP.

Gilbert’s is a boutique law firm based in Toronto. Gilbert’s is built to fit the legal and business needs of innovation-driven organisations in creative industries, including pharmaceutical, software, technology, energy, clean-tech, gaming, and media and entertainment.

Launched in 2001 by managing partner Tim Gilbert armed with only a briefcase and a cellphone, Gilbert’s was founded on the aim to break out of the conventional approach to legal services. Our lawyers and staff work in an integrated, multi-talented and principled manner to enable clients to overcome complex and unconventional challenges with creative solutions.

With a practice that encompasses litigation, patents, trademarks, government relations and IP disputes across borders, our firm excels where law, science, business and government intersect.

Gilbert’s provides deep industry knowledge and excellent, responsive client service. Offering a robust and well-rounded team, the firm succeeds for clients because it strives to make business sense of the complex.

We also investigate, vet and incorporate the use of new software technologies, including secure communication tools, to streamline our intra-office work and create deliverables.

Key IP Areas

Copyright & related rights, Intellectual property (contentious), Designs, Intellectual property (prosecution), IP transactions, Life sciences IP, Patent, Patent contentious, Patent prosecution, Trade mark, Trade mark contentious, Trade mark prosecution

Key Sector Expertise

Advertising, Arts, Biotechnology, Chemical, Computer technology & services, E-commerce, Electronics, Food & beverage, Gaming, ICT & software, Life sciences, Music, Media, Medical device, Pharmaceutical, Telecommunication, Technology hardware