Gowling WLG professionals recognized in IAM Global Leaders 2021 and the inaugural edition of IAM Strategy 300 Global Leaders

14 January 2021

Nine Gowling WLG professionals have been recognized among the world's foremost patent practitioners by Intellectual Asset Management (IAM) in the 2021 edition of IAM Global Leaders.

IAM Global Leaders features those professionals who have been ranked in the gold tier of IAM Patent 1000, the market-leading annual directory that identifies the top law firms and individuals in the world's most important patent jurisdictions. IAM Patent 1000 describes Gowling WLG's global IP team as a "finely tuned machine" for its strength and ability to collaborate across the firm's offices and provide a "joined-up global service" for its clients.

The following professionals are named in the 2021 guide:


Anthony Creber
Ron Dimock
Konrad Sechley
Susan Tandan


Alexander Christophoroff
Vladislav Ugryumov

IAM has also released the inaugural edition of IAM Strategy 300 Global Leaders guide, which draws on IAM Strategy 300 to identify the individuals who are leading the way in the development and implementation of strategies that maximize the value of IP portfolios.

Toronto partner Anita Nador was included among the elite list of practitioners who were named the top IP leading strategists in IAM Strategy 300 Global Leaders 2021. Consistently recognized by IAM as a leader in her field, Nador combines her sophisticated IP experience with a nuanced understanding of corporate, transactional, and regulatory law – ensuring her clients' commercial interests and IP strategies are strongly aligned.

About Gowling WLG's IP Group

Gowling WLG is a full-service firm comprising 1,400 professionals with strength across all areas of business law and litigation. With leading IP practices in Canada, China, the UAE, the UK and Europe, Russia and Singapore, and a network of trusted agents worldwide, we help IP owners overcome complex obstacles and optimize new opportunities – wherever business takes them. Learn more about our global IP team