Qualifications

  • Admitted to the Bar of Ontario in 2019
  • J.D., Western University, 2018
  • M.Sc., Physiology and Pharmacology, Western University, 2015
  • B.M.Sc., Western University, 2013

Michelle Noonan is an associate of the firm.  She practises intellectual property law and information technology law.

Practice Areas

Michelle’s practice covers a range of intellectual property matters, including litigation involving trademarks, patents, and copyright.  Michelle also advises clients on clearance, filing, prosecution, opposition and enforcement of intellectual property rights, with an emphasis on trademarks.

During her legal studies, Michelle completed an area of concentration in intellectual property and served on the executive committee for the Western Intellectual Property Association.  Michelle also interned with the business development office associated with Western University, where she assisted researchers in protecting and commercializing their discoveries.

Prior to attending law school, Michelle obtained her Master of Science in physiology and pharmacology.    Her graduate research focused on a cell signalling pathway involved in breast cancer metastasis.

Michelle joined DWW as a summer student in 2017 and completed her articles with the firm in 2019.

Professional Affiliations

  • Canadian Bar Association (CBA), Member
  • Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC), Affiliate
  • Ontario Bar Association (OBA), Member
  • Toronto Computer Lawyers' Group (TCLG), Member
  • Toronto Intellectual Property Group (TIPG), Member