Keith Rose > McCarthy Tétrault > Toronto, Canada > Lawyer Profile

McCarthy Tétrault
66 Wellington Street West
Suite 5300, TD Bank Tower Box 48
Toronto ON M5K 1E6

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Keith Rose draws on a practical background in the IT and telecommunications businesses, with more than a decade of prior experience as a software developer and project manager, as well as a deep interest in the interfaces between law and technology in the real world, to identify and resolve legal problems. Keith advises clients on a range of telecommunications and radiocommunication issues and has acted for clients in regulatory proceedings before the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission and Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada. Keith also frequently deals with a broader range of technology law issues including privacy and anti-spam compliance, intellectual property, and e-commerce and acts for clients in a variety of transactions including licensing, procurement, and outsourcing.


Ontario Bar, 2013


Keith is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the International Association of Privacy Professionals, the Canadian Bar Association, and the Ontario Bar Association.


Keith received his B.Sc. (with Hons.) from the McGill University in 1993 and his M.Sc. from Queen’s University in 1997, both in Physics. He received his JD, with an option in Law and Technology, from the University of Ottawa Law School in 2012.

Lawyer Rankings

Canada > Telecoms

(Rising stars)

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The team at McCarthy Tétrault advises a broad range of clients including satellite carriers, mobile and fixed wireless networks, e-commerce services, cable operators and telecommunications companies. In addition to advising on the application, regulation and commercialization of emerging technologies, the team is acclaimed for its advice on contentious broadcasting and telecommunications cases. Grant Buchanan heads the Toronto-based practice and focuses particularly on financing, Copyright Board work and regulation. Keith Rose is noted for his assistance to clients on innovative technologies such as 5G, consumer and medical devices and connected vehicle spaces.