- Osgoode Hall Law School, LL.B.
- Osgoode Hall Trial Advocacy Course
- University of Calgary, B.Comm.
- University of Calgary, B.A. (English)
Mary’s commercial litigation practice focuses on class actions, contract disputes in court or in arbitrations, franchise disputes (including injunctions), assisting financial institutions resolve disputes, and assisting stakeholders in receiverships, bankruptcies and proceedings pursuant to the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act. Before joining Osler, Mary clerked at the Court of Appeal for Ontario.
Mary worked to establish several pro bono programs within the firm and has appeared in the Court of Appeal on a pro bono basis numerous times. She won a 2011 Lexpert Zenith Award for her work assisting a UN employee obtain a widower’s benefit after his same-sex partner died while working for the UN.