Stephen R. Burri

Legal Advisor

Stephen Burri is a lawyer, patent agent and trademark agent, and is the principal of Island IP Law, an intellectual property law boutique.  His practise includes all aspects of intellectual property law, including copyright, trademarks, patents, domain names, and industrial designs.  He also advises clients in entertainment law matters.

Stephen helps creative clients profit from their creativity by enabling his clients to develop a strategic understanding of their intellectual property assets.  His clients appreciate his attention to detail, clear communication style, and cost-effective service.

He advises clients to identify, protect, manage and enforce their intellectual property.

Stephen represents his clients before the Canadian Intellectual Property Office, the US Patent and Trademark Office, and offices of the Patent Cooperation Treaty.  Stephen also has successfully defended clients’ domain names in the <.com> and <.ca> domain spaces before Canadian and international dispute resolution bodies.  His clients benefit from Stephen's worldwide network of foreign associates.

Stephen has served as director and advisor for several community organizations, including City Opera Vancouver, the Canadian Museum for Human Rights, Egale Canada, Canadian Student Pugwash, World University Service of Canada, and Vancouver Mens Chorus.