Mark J. Selick
Senior Counsel | Toronto
Toronto: 416-863-2924

Mark's practise focuses on securitization, factoring and equipment leasing. He has acted on numerous domestic and cross-border securitization transactions, representing, among others, sellers/originators, investment bankers, rating agencies, servicers and trustees. He has experience in virtually all of the asset classes securitized in Canada, including commercial and residential mortgages, auto (both lease and loan and both wholesale and retail), trade receivables and equipment leases.

Mark has also been involved in all aspects of equipment leasing, from basic small ticket leasing programs, to fleet leasing arrangements, to complex structured leases.


Recent transactions include:

  • MBARC Credit Canada Inc., an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Daimler AG and a direct wholly owned subsidiary of Mercedes-Benz Financial Services Canada Corporation, on its offering of C$424,200,000 of asset-backed notes

  • MCAP Commercial LP in the establishment of its Canadian CMBS program and the debut offering by MCAP CMBS Issuer Corporation of approximately C$213-million in commercial mortgage pass-through certificates.


Mark has been recognized as a leading Canadian lawyer in the following publications:

  • The Best Lawyers in Canada 2018 (Banking and Finance Law)

  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2018 ("Repeatedly Recommended" in both Asset Securitization and Asset Equipment Finance/Leasing)

  • The Best Lawyers in Canada 2016-2017 (Banking and Finance Law, Structured Finance Law)

  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2016-2017 ("Consistently Recommended" in Asset Securitization, and "Repeatedly Recommended" in Asset Equipment Finance/Leasing)

  • Legal Media Group's Guide to the World's Leading Banking, Financial and Transactional Lawyers 2015 (Structured Finance and Securitisation)

  • The 2013 Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada (Asset Securitization)