is a partner specialising in trade marks, copyright, branding and technology. She is certified as a specialist in trade-mark law and a registered trade-mark agent, former Chair of the Law Society Specialist Certification Board, Law Society IP Year in Review and ALAI Toronto. She has recognised expertise before the Trademarks Opposition and Copyright Boards, Federal and Supreme Court of Canada. Andrea is a recent recipient of the Long-Term Achievement Award from the Law Society of Ontario and a former recipient of the Charles Seton award from the Copyright Society of the USA, and Duff Rinfret Scholarship (Justice, Canada). Andrea has taught at Osgoode Hall Law School (LLM, e-commerce) and OCAD University (IP), Trustee CSUSA, INTA Panel of Neutrals, WIPO Mediation Centre, and served on a NAFTA business services SAGIT (sectoral advisory group on international trade).