Ashlee Froese is lawyer and trademark agent who is recognized by the Law Society of Upper Canada as a Certified Specialist in Trademarks Law. With over 10 years’ experience practicing branding and fashion law, Ashlee provides a deep understanding of brand protection strategies. Ashlee is also recognized by the World Trademark Review as one of the top 1000 trademark lawyers in the world. Prior to launching Froese Law, Ashlee was a partner on Bay Street.
Pioneering the fashion law movement in Canada, Ashlee launched the first ever Canadian website dedicated to fashion law in Canada in 2011: www.canadafashionlaw.com
A dedicated advocate for the fashion industry, in December 2015 Ashlee led a pan-industry movement challenging the Ontario government to recognize the fashion industry as a cultural industry, thereby becoming eligible for government funding.