As General Counsel, Mark serves as the global entertainment studio’s most senior legal advisor, working across the company to oversee legal, risk management, regulatory compliance and corporate governance. In addition, he provides counsel on the Group’s financing, business structures and legal entities as well as all major business transactions, and acts as Corporate Secretary to the Board of Directors.
Prior to joining eOne, Mark was a senior partner in the Toronto office of the law firm of Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP where he practiced corporate and securities law. Throughout his many years at Osler, Mark chaired Osler’s Corporate Practice, Corporate Finance Practice and International Practice Groups, and practiced in the firm’s London and Singapore offices.
Mark is called to the bar in both Ontario and British Columbia and is a solicitor in England and Wales. He holds a B.A. Economics from Carleton University, LL.B. from the University of Ottawa and an LL.M. from the London School of Economics.
At A Glance
- Mark holds the ICD.D designation from the Institute of Corporate Directors and is a Six Sigma Greenbelt (Schulich)
- Mark has been recognized as a leading Canadian lawyer in Lexpert’s Canadian Legal Directory, Chambers Guide to the World's Leading Lawyers, Best Lawyers, PLC Which Lawyer? and the IFLR 1000: The Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms
- Has written and spoken on numerous corporate and securities law topics, lectured at various Canadian law schools and has taught at the Bar Admission Course