Associate General Counsel, Intellectual Property
Aurora Cannabis Enterprises Inc.
Michael is a barrister and solicitor called to the bar of the Province of Alberta and is also a registered Canadian and U.S. Patent Agent and a registered Canadian TradeMark Agent.
Michael is the past Chair of the Technology and Intellectual Property Law Section – North Alberta Branch of the Canadian Bar Association, as well as a member of the Law Society of Alberta, Intellectual Property Institute of Canada, and past member of the Licensing Executives Society.
Before becoming a lawyer, Michael graduated from the University of Alberta with a M.Sc. in medical genetics, specializing in the molecular pathogenesis of developmental glaucoma. He then attended law school in order to pursue a career in IP Law.
Preferred Areas of Practice:
Intellectual Property (IP) Law including: Patents, Trademarks, Designs, Copyrights, Associated IP Contractual Agreements and IP Litigation