Sharn Mashiana Associate

Speaks:  English, Punjabi

Year of Call: 2017 - Alberta

Primary phone: +1 403-298-1879

Fax: +1 403-263-9193


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Primary office:  Calgary

Sharn Mashiana

Sharn Mashiana is an intellectual property lawyer helping companies throughout North America with a practical and solutions-oriented approach. She is based in Gowling WLG’s Calgary office.

Sharn's IP practice includes patent litigation, patent prosecution, trademarks, and drafting IP-related agreements. She has appeared as counsel before the Federal Court and Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench.

Sharn represents a variety of clients, from small startup businesses to multinational corporations, in large-scale patent infringement litigation. Her clients operate in in a wide range of industries, including oil and gas, agriculture, cannabis, and pharmaceuticals.

Sharn has a BSc in pharmaceutical sciences from the University of British Columbia, and worked as a pharmacist prior to becoming a lawyer.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2017

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Year of Call, Alberta
  • 2016

    • Community
      Alberta QB Amicus – Court Assistance Program (2016–2018)
    • Education
      University of Calgary, JD
  • 2013

    • Community
      Pro Bono Law Alberta – Human Rights Project (2013–2016)
  • 2012

    • Education
      University of British Columbia, B.Sc., pharmaceutical sciences


  • Intellectual Property Institute of Canada
  • CBA – IP & Tech (Executive Member)