Alan Macek practises intellectual property litigation and patent prosecution, with a focus on electrical and computer-related technology.

Alan has litigated cases in the Federal Court, Federal Court of Appeal and the Ontario Superior Court. His experience in litigation often involves cross-border proceedings, and he frequently works closely with counsel from the United States to coordinate parallel lawsuits.

Alan publishes a blog and daily email on developments in intellectual property law in Canada and is a regular columnist for Slaw on issues in intellectual property.

Prior to earning his J.D., Alan worked at several computer and communication engineering firms.