Donald M. Cameron - Bereskin & Parr LLP

Donald M. Cameron

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006
Phone: 416-957-1171

Donald Cameron is a partner with Bereskin & Parr LLP and head of the Litigation practice group. Don’s practice focuses on intellectual property litigation, particularly relating to patent, trade-mark, copyright, trade secrets law and technology licences, as well as trade-mark prosecution. He advises clients on intellectual property portfolio strategies and the intellectual property aspects of technology licensing. Don has participated in litigation involving a broad range of technologies and businesses including electromagnetic fields and induction, semiconductor chip fabrication, telecommunications, mechanical devices, bio-engineering, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals and computer databases. He was a senior trial counsel in Canada’s first DNA patent trial and appeal. Don is an Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Toronto, and Osgoode Hall Law School at York University, teaching Patent and Trade Secret law at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Don is the author of numerous intellectual property articles and publications, as well as educational videos in the area of litigation. He is the Editor of the Canadian IP Benchbooks, a set of three textbooks on Canadian Patent, Trade-mark and Copyright law. He also hosts JurisDiction, a monthly IP law podcast at

Client Comments

"Mr. Cameron is one of the best IP lawyers in Canada. He is well respected and always prepared, maintains good communication with his clients, and is willing to take on solid and novel legal arguments. He's equally facile representing plaintiffs or defendants."

Office Location

40 King Street West, 40th Floor
Toronto, ON M5H 3Y2

Practice Areas

Biotechnology Law
Intellectual Property Law (Litigation)
Technology Law (Litigation)