199 Bay St, Suite 4000, Commerce Court West, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 2009 (Ontario)
Mark leads Blakes' Tax Controversy and Litigation group, and his practice focuses exclusively on resolving tax disputes. He represents many of Canada's and the world's largest and most sophisticated businesses in tax-related civil litigation, administrative appeals, audit defence, and in proactively managing tax dispute risks. Mark is also an avid speaker, author, and contributor on tax disputes matters for several professional and industry groups. He is the Chair of the Tax Court Bench and Bar Committee, a past Chair of the OBA Taxation Law Section, and a contributing editor of the journal Tax Litigation. He previously served as an appellate judicial clerk and was a tax litigator with the Department of Justice.