DLA Piper (Canada) LLP is pleased to welcome Associate Counsel Samantha C. Kernahan to its Edmonton office. Samantha's seasoned expertise in intellectual property law and corporate/commercial law will add considerable depth to the firm's capabilities across sectors.
Samantha has extensive experience in the protection and commercialization of intellectual property and information technology procurement. She regularly advises clients on intellectual property licensing programs, enterprise software acquisition, data management and infringement actions arising from copyright and trademark assets.
Samantha also maintains a broad corporate/commercial practice where she acts on a wide range of business law matters, including mergers and acquisitions, secured lending, public procurement and corporate governance.
DLA Piper's Intellectual Property and Technology practice has grown significantly over the past few years, focusing on multi-jurisdictional and multi-disciplinary collaboration that combines deep knowledge and technical expertise to help businesses worldwide protect their brand value, drive innovation and expand their commercial interests.