Associate announcement

Tyr LLP welcomes Laura E. MacDonald to its IP litigation team

April 8, 2024

Laura E. MacDonald joins Tyr LLP from McCarthy Tetrault LLP, where she carried on a diverse trial practice focused on complex intellectual property litigation.

Laura is an experienced IP litigator and trusted advisor to clients in the pharmaceutical, chemical, energy, and telecommunications industries in patent litigation and other intellectual property matters. Laura regularly represents innovator pharmaceutical clients in patent infringement and impeachment actions. She has also represented a wide range of clients in trademark and copyright disputes.

Laura will work closely with her colleagues at Tyr to continue to achieve success for her clients inside the courtroom and out.

To learn more about Tyr’s new intellectual property team, visit our website.


Tyr LLP is a litigation firm based in Toronto. Tyr specializes in trial work and providing strategic solutions to complex disputes. Founded by a group of highly experienced litigators from one of Canada's leading litigation firms, Tyr's lawyers have an established track record of success, and have been and are involved in a number of precedent-setting cases. Tyr’s lawyers are consistently highly ranked in peer-reviewed publications, including Chambers, Lexpert, Benchmark Canada, IAM Patent 1000, World Trademark Review 1000 and Best Lawyers. Tyr is committed to providing excellent client service and innovative, practical and efficient solutions that align with its clients' objectives. Tyr has the expertise and bench strength to take on the biggest and most important cases, and the flexibility to handle smaller matters in an innovative, efficient and cost effective manner.

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Laura E. MacDonald


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University of Ottawa

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