Brian W. Borich

Practice Focus

  • Corporate/Mergers/Technology Use and Intellectual Property
    • Counsel to public and private corporations with respect to cross-border and domestic merger and acquisition and financing transactions
    • Counsel to software and technology developers and service providers concerning product development, marketing and distribution
    • Counsel to senior pipeline and oil and gas joint ventures concerning international development, implementations and marketing of mission-critical technology
    • Advisor to corporations, including technology businesses, regarding cross-border and domestic product development and marketing
    • Counsel to international oil and gas marketing firms
  • Start-Up and Early-Stage Companies

Practice Areas


  • Queen's University, Bachelor of Laws, 1979
  • University of Toronto, Bachelor of Science and Engineering, 1975

Bar Admission

  • Alberta 1981
  • Ontario 1981

Professional Associations

  • Member, Law Society of Alberta
  • Member, Law Society of Ontario
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Calgary Bar Association
  • Member, CBA Business Law Subsection, (Executive, 1987-1990)
  • Member, CBA Business Law and Technology and Intellectual Property Subsections
  • Registered Canadian Trademark Agent


  • Speaker, Canadian Institute Seminar on Intellectual Property in Business Transactions
  • CBA Business Law Subsection on various topics relating to banking and share and asset acquisitions
  • CBA Technology and Intellectual Property Subsection on Electronic Data Transfer and Electronic Data Processing
  • Auditors Society on the legal aspects of Electronic Data Transfer

Community Involvement

  • Member, Board of Directors, Habitat for Humanity Calgary

Professional & Firm Involvement

  • Member, IT Committee, BD&P
  • Former Chairman, CBA Business Law Subsection, 1989-1990