December 17, 2018

Lenczner Slaght Welcomes Strong Addition to its IP Talent Portfolio

Canada’s leading litigation firm is pleased to announce that Cynthia Tape has joined our growing Intellectual Property Group as Counsel.

Cynthia is highly regarded by her peers as a leading lawyer in patent litigation, particularly for her extensive experience in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. With her deep understanding of the IP landscape, she will further enhance our ability to protect clients’ valuable IP.

Cynthia has broad experience as litigation counsel in both IP and complex commercial litigation matters. She has been involved as litigation counsel in IP and regulatory matters before the Federal Courts, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and the Supreme Court of Canada. Prior to joining Lenczner Slaght, she practiced in the patent and commercial litigation groups of leading Canadian law firms.

Cynthia also teaches patent law at Queen’s University’s Faculty of Law and has won the Law Students Society’s award for excellence in teaching. She is a past Chair of the CBA’s National IP Section Executive, and has written papers and spoken at conferences on various IP and regulatory topics. Prior to attending law school, Cynthia obtained a Ph.D. (Pathology) from Queen’s University.

Welcome, Cynthia!