Naomi Metcalfe


Naomi* has practiced in intellectual property law since being called to the bar, and throughout her articles. With a scientific background and experience in IP litigation, she recognizes§ how to navigate disputes involving complex technology. Naomi has acted as counsel on cases involving patents, trademarks and copyright. Like her clients, she knows creativity is essential for solving the most difficult problems. .


  • Practice Areas:

  • Bar Admissions:

    • Ontario (2015)
  • Education:

    • University of Western Ontario (2014) JD
    • Queen’s University (2011) BScH (Life Sciences, Research Option)


Naomi Metcalfe

is a lawyer at Lenczner Slaght.

Naomi practices primarily in intellectual property litigation. She has been involved in complex patent disputes involving mechanical, computer and life sciences technology. Naomi has also assisted clients in cases concerning trademark, copyright, and commercial matters.

Prior to joining Lenczner Slaght, Naomi practiced as part of the intellectual property and technology group of an international law firm. She has acted as counsel before the Federal Court and Ontario Superior Court. 

Naomi completed the J.D. program at the University of Western Ontario in 2014, and received the Bereskin & Parr Award in Industrial and Intellectual Property for demonstrating exceptional academic ability in the subject. Prior to attending law school, Naomi obtained a BSc.H. in Life Sciences (Research Option) from Queen’s University, graduating with distinction. As an undergraduate she was involved in research projects with both medical and industrial applications.

  • Canadian Bar Association

  • Ontario Bar Association

  • Intellectual Property Institute of Canada

  • Intellectual Property Owners Association - Member

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