J Bradley White

Partner at Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP

J Bradley White is a partner at Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP’s Ottawa office and immediate past chair of Osler’s national IP department. He practises IP law with an emphasis on complex patent litigation and patent prosecution. He provides clients with strategic advice on the enforcement of their patent rights, including the management of litigation strategies throughout multiple jurisdictions, instructing foreign counsel in litigation and managing worldwide IP portfolios. Mr White has appeared as lead counsel before the Federal Court of Appeal, the Federal Court and the Ontario Superior Court, and has appeared before the US International Trade Commission in the role of coordinating worldwide litigation and IP counsel. He is also a registered patent agent and specialises in Canadian and foreign patent and industrial design prosecution, strategic reviews of IP portfolios, patentability, patent infringement and validity opinions, and worldwide patent portfolio management and enforcement.

Over the past decade, Mr White has been recognised internationally as a leading patent litigator and IP practitioner, including as a Band 1 practitioner by Chambers Canada for Intellectual Property Litigation in 2020 and 2021. Mr White is also recognised by the IAM Patent 1000, The Best Lawyers in Canada (IP law – patent and litigation), Chambers Global (IP litigation and intellectual property), the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory (intellectual property, IP litigation and biotechnology), the Lexpert Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers, Benchmark Litigation Canada (Ontario Litigation Star – Intellectual Property), Managing Intellectual Property (Patent Star – Canada), Acritas (Star Lawyer) and the Expert Guide (patents).

Mr White is also registered to practise before the USPTO. He has been involved in notable matters for some of the world’s leading corporations, including as lead counsel to Mylan Pharmaceuticals ULC and Teva Canada in connection with patent and numerous pharmaceutical and general litigation matters.

Professional associations

  • IPIC

Sample client list

  • Celltrion
  • Munchkin Baby Canada
  • Mylan Pharmaceuticals
  • Teva Canada
  • WOW Tech Canada

Firm details

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
340 Albert Street
Suite 1900
Ottawa ON K1R 7Y6

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