Stikeman Elliott appoints Mark Firman to tax, pensions and benefits groups

Stikeman Elliott LLP is appointing Mark Firman as counsel in its tax and pensions and benefits groups in Montreal.

In his career, Firman has advised on all aspects of pension and executive compensation law, including pension fund investments, plan governance and administration issues, stock option and other equity-based incentive plans and corporate governance relating to executive compensation design and disclosure. 

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For the past four years, he was legal counsel at the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan. Previously, he was an associate in pensions, benefits and executive compensation at McCarthy Tétrault LLP. 

“Mark is a leading Canadian pensions and executive compensation lawyer with a wealth of experience that will complement our strong pensions and benefits group,” said Warren Katz, managing partner in the law firm’s Montreal office, in a press release. “Mark brings a unique perspective that aligns with our approach of providing our clients with the highest level of expert advice.”