Influencers in Toronto: Spotlight on Shelagh Carnegie

8 minute read
06 October 2022


Meet Shelagh Carnegie

The depth of the relationships I've ended up having all over the world is an incredible treasure to have."
– Shelagh Carnegie

As co-head of Gowling WLG's global Intellectual Property Group, Shelagh Carnegie works closely with colleagues in Canada, China, France, Germany, the UK, Singapore, the UAE and other locales to strengthen and streamline the firm's offerings across all areas of IP law – including with respect to IP prosecution, enforcement, litigation and transactional work.

In this video, Shelagh shares some of her most rewarding experiences working as an IP lawyer at Gowling WLG, including the strong connections she's built over the years with her clients and colleagues.

About the series

Gowling WLG's Toronto office is comprised of a diverse and highly experienced team that provides clients with insightful advice, valuable counsel and trusted representation across a variety of key industries, including energy, financial services, infrastructure, mining, manufacturing, technology and life sciences.

In our "Influencers in Toronto" video series, you will meet a number of lawyers in the Toronto office who have helped their clients overcome a variety of complex legal obstacles. In addition, you will also have the chance to hear more about how these professionals began their careers, the challenges and opportunities they have experienced along the way, and the importance of building a relationship with their clients to become a "trusted adviser."

Get to know our Toronto team

Every month, a professional in one of our key practice groups will be interviewed by their colleague in a short video. We encourage you to follow us on LinkedIn, where you will get to know our Toronto team and learn about how they can help you succeed.

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