Paul Banwatt

Paul Banwatt
Associate

Paul is a lawyer licensed in Ontario and New York. Before rejoining Gilbert's LLP, Paul served as Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel of the 3D scanning start-up Matter and Form Inc. Paul has spoken on law and emerging technologies for IPIC, AIPLA, AMPPI, INTA, and the USPTO. Paul's 3D printing and scanning law blog, Law in the Making, was featured in the March/April 2014 issue of Landslide, the intellectual property magazine of the American Bar Association. Paul's practice includes high tech IP litigation, emerging technologies and entertainment law.

Paul has also had a successful career as a musician. Paul's band, The Rural Alberta Advantage, has received two Juno nominations, a CBC Music Award, the Galaxie Rising Star Award, played the Coachella Music Festival, and continues to appear on Billboard sales and radio charts. Paul's music has been featured in numerous publications including Spin, NME, Playboy Magazine, and The New York Times.