Don is a lawyer in our business law group. He has extensive experience with large corporate transactions including corporate restructurings and acquisitions. He also has significant experience with trademark matters including reviewing full availability search reports, providing opinions on registrability of trademarks, drafting and prosecuting trademark applications in both Canada and the United States. He has also conducted trademark oppositions in Canada. Don is a dedicated professional who uses his strong analytical, problem-solving, communications and organizational skills to ensure a good result for his clients.
In his spare time Don likes to travel to Palm Springs. He also enjoys playing baseball and golf.
- Lecturer, Vancouver Community College
- Lecturer, Certificate Program for Legal Assistants – Personal Property Security and Advanced Corporate Law
- Lecturer, Continuing Legal Education Society of BC – Corporate Law, Personal Property Security
- Annual Contributor, Continuing Legal Education Society of BC – Due Diligence Deskbook
LL.B., University of British Columbia
Trade mark I and II courses sponsored by Intellectual Property Institute of Canada at McGill University in Montreal, Quebec
Number of Trade Mark Related courses sponsored by the International Trade Mark Association and the Practising Law Institute
Studied French for two years, Universite Laval, Quebec City
Bachelor of Arts, University of British Columbia
Memberships and Affiliations
Member, International Trademark Association, Emerging Issues Committee (January 2016-present)