Title: Commercial law


Mark E. Fancourt-Smith



Mark Fancourt-Smith

Firm: Lawson Lundell LLP
Address:Suite 1600 Cathedral Place
925 West Georgia Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3L2
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Local Time:Thu. 10:42
Web site: Direct Page


Mark's practice encompasses a broad range of commercial disputes, including technology and intellectual property litigation, protection of trade secrets, breaches of fiduciary obligation, and fraud. He has particular experience with injunctions, trade-mark protection, mining disputes involving confidential information, and the area of preservation and discovery of electronic documents and records in complex litigation. Mark has appeared as counsel in the Supreme Court of British Columbia, the British Columbia Court of Appeal, and in the Federal Court.


Languages: English


Areas of Practice


  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Litigation
  • Litigation


Professional Career


Professional Associations

Canadian Bar Association, Member


"Opt-in not an option: How to comply with the new anti-spam law", Business in Vancouver (May 16, 2013), Author

"New anti-spam laws target a safer online world", The Vancouver Sun (May 14, 2013), Author

"Why Startups Need to Start by Protecting their Company", Business in Vancouver (November 13, 2012), Author


"Importance of a Collaborative Approach", Electronic Discovery Course, The Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia (February 7, 2013), Speaker

"Identifying and Obtaining Electronic Evidence”, Electronic Evidence and Electronic Trials Course, The Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia
(January 28, 2011), Speaker

Bar Admission

British Columbia (2003)



Queen's University (B.A., (Hons), 1994)
University of British Columbia (LL.B., 2002)