Marion Bailey-Canham

Current Affiliation

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP

Professional Experience

  • Over 15 years experience in trade-mark prosecution, registrability opinions, licensing requirements, transfer of intellectual property, protection of existing rights, domain name protection, Trade Marks Opposition Board and summary cancellation proceedings.

Primary Practice Areas

  • Trade-mark prosecution, opposition, summary cancellations and licensing.

Language Proficiency

  • English

Dispute Resolution Experience & Training

  • INTA Panel of Neutrals
  • INTA Advanced Mediation Training (Berlin, Germany; Seattle, Washington; Boston, Massachusetts)
  • Diploma Arbitration and Mediation of Manitoba Inc.
  • Ongoing continuing legal education in mediation

Selected Honors, Awards, Publications and/or Professional and Civic Associations

  • Member of the Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC)
  • Registered Trade-mark Agent
  • Serves on the INTA Panel of Neutrals for Canada for Trade-mark disputes
  • Currently serves as co Vice-Chair on the IPIC ADR Committee
  • Currently serves on IPIC Forums & Seminars Committee


  • B.A. (Political Science) degree from Carleton University 1984
  • Registered Trade-mark Agent 1995

Contact Information

Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
Suite 2600
160 Elgin Street
Ottawa, Ontario
K1P 1C3
613 (786-0126)