“My friends, watch out for the little fellow with an idea.”
Prior to joining Inter Alia Law, Mike worked as General Counsel to WE Charity and ME to WE, two award-winning organizations that provide education and international development services to communities worldwide. In this role, Mike supervised legal affairs related to WE Day (an arena-sized youth empowerment event) and its related television properties. Mike advises on copyright and trademark matters, sponsorships, contract negotiations, child protection, charity law, marketing, and other compliance matters.
He has a unique understanding of the media and entertainment industry, as he worked in Canadian media as a Segment Producer and Political Correspondent before he was called to the bar. Mike is a problem-solver that provides clear legal advice to his clients.
BEYOND THE BIO :
- Mike talks about his GC role in Canadian Lawyer Mag. Read the article here.
- When not practicing law, Mike can be found playing softball, obsessing over the Toronto Blue Jays or sampling craft beers.
- University of Ottawa Faculty of Law – J.D. (2013)
- University of Ottawa Faculty of Arts – Media and Communications – B.A. (2008)
YEAR OF CALL : 2014
CONTACT : email@example.com