Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession, has named Gavin N. Manning as the “Vancouver Best Lawyers Intellectual Property Lawyer of the Year” for 2017.
After more than a quarter of a century in publication, Best Lawyers is designating “Lawyers of the Year” in high-profile legal specialties in large legal communities. Only a single lawyer in each specialty in each community is being honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.” Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers.
The lawyers being honored as “Lawyers of the Year” have received particularly high ratings in our surveys by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism, and integrity.
Seven lawyers of the firm have been recognized in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada in the field of intellectual property law. Based on the number of ranked lawyers, Best Lawyers has identified OWGM as the #1 firm in intellectual property law in Vancouver and the Province of British Columbia. OWGM has the most IP lawyers listed of any firm in British Columbia.
Best Lawyers is considered to be the leading peer-review publication in the legal profession. Its rankings of lawyers and firms are based on extensive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers.