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Mark Wilson

Lawyer, Toronto
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416 361 4763
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Education

LL.M, University of Toronto 1990
BA, Cambridge University 1986
BA, Princeton University 1984

Professional Affiliations
Law Society of Upper Canada, New York State Bar Association

Bar Admission
Called to the Ontario Bar 1991

Profile

Mark Wilson

mwilson@wildlaw.ca

Mark practises in the firm’s Corporate/Commercial and Securities Law groups, primarily in the areas of public securities market mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance and financial services. 

In the public securities market, Mark has been involved in mergers and acquisitions, representing special committees in overseeing transactions, issuers engaged in acquisitions through friendly and hostile take-over bids, plans of arrangement and hostile take-over defense. 

Mark has also advised in public securities market activism, having been involved in shareholder requisitions, proxy contests and advising on shareholder meeting matters.

Mark has represented international funds with respect to their investments in Canadian public issuers. 

In the financial services market, Mark has advised in creations of Schedule 1 banks regulated under the Bank Act (Canada), as well as mergers and acquisition activities of financial institutions and regulated entities. He has also been involved in the formation of financial services businesses.

Mark has also represented a variety of private issuers in formations and mergers and acquisitions.