Marc J. MacMullin


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

Tel: 416-601-7558
Fax: 416-868-0673


Marc MacMullin is a partner in the Business Law Group and co-head of the Structured Finance Group in Toronto.

His practice focuses on structured finance transactions, asset-backed programmes, and covered bond transactions. He has extensive experience as lead counsel in public and private securitization transactions for various asset classes, including credit card receivables, trade receivables, retail instalment contracts, leases, CMBS and RMBS. Mr. MacMullin has been lead counsel to a number of Canadian financial institutions on the establishment of their securitization programmes, global covered bond programmes and related international offerings.

Mr. MacMullin is listed in the 2013 edition of Chambers Global: World’s Leading Lawyers for Business as a leading lawyer in the area of banking and finance: securitization (Band 1- top ranking) and in Martindale-Hubbell as “AV Pre-eminent”. Mr. MacMullin is a leading lawyer in the area of asset securitization in the 2013 edition of LEXPERT/The American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada and the 2014 edition of the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, a guide to the leading law firms and practitioners in Canada. Mr. MacMullin is also listed in the 2013 Best Lawyers in Canada in the field of structured finance law. He has also spoken at and written papers for structured finance conferences.

Mr. MacMullin graduated from the University of Western Ontario with his LL.B and was called to the Ontario bar in 1990.

Issuers, underwriters and other market participants in Canada and abroad regularly rely on McCarthy Tétrault for the most up-to-date advice on structuring securities offerings, regulatory compliance, corporate governance and disclosure issues.

Our capital markets practitioners in Canada regularly advise our clients on a broad range of sophisticated and innovative domestic, cross-border and international capital-raising transactions, including:

-Public and private equity and debt offerings, including initial public offerings, follow-on offerings and restructurings
-Income trusts
-Structured products and hybrid securities, including tier-one capital securities
-Investment funds
-Regulatory compliance and corporate governance

In addition, our London, UK office advises clients in securities offerings in the UK and Europe, including transactions involving AIM, the London Stock Exchange’s alternative investment market.

Major national and multinational clients regularly seek our innovative advice in corporate finance and securities because of our:

-Reputation – Every year, leading international legal directories rank McCarthy Tétrault’s capital markets practice and practitioners among the top tier.
-Bench strength – Our outstanding team includes specialized lawyers in Canada and the UK with experience in all types of public and private debt and equity financing’s.
-Breadth – We partner with lawyers specializing in other leading practice areas within McCarthy Tétrault, including tax, intellectual property, financial services, competition, energy and environmental law, to provide clients with legal advice that is comprehensive, practical and timely.

Through our relentless focus on client success, our team delivers integrated legal solutions to complex business issues. We do this by actively listening to our clients and understanding their needs, their business and their industry.

McCarthy Tétrault is a Canadian law firm that delivers integrated business law, litigation services, tax law, real property law, labour and employment law nationally and globally through offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Montréal and Québec City, as well as London, UK.

We have a history of taking bold steps — from building Canada’s first national law firm model to incorporating an integrated structure — to better serve our clients. Our approach creates a single, client-focused team that takes advantage of our size and scale, and frees our lawyers to do what they do best: delivering customized legal services that help you achieve your goals.

We promise our clients and our people better results and a better experience. We are delighted to have been selected as one of the Greater Toronto’s Top Employers 2014, and for the second consecutive year as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers 2014, in recognition of our deep commitment to excellence in all aspects of our business.

Passion. Excellence. These traits drive all McCarthy Tétrault lawyers to deliver outstanding client service. Experience the McCarthy Tétrault difference and sense first-hand how integrated competencies, depth of knowledge, expertise and experience can be your competitive advantage.


He receives considerable praise from clients for his extensive industry knowledge, responsiveness and ability to provide solutions.
Chambers Global, 2014