Mark Risebrough graduated from the Faculty of Law at the University of Ottawa. Prior to law school, Mark learned French at Laval University and received a Bachelor of Arts with first-class honours from St. Francis Xavier University.
Mark pursued his interests in advocacy and energy throughout law school. Mark was an avid mooter and volunteered as a Case Worker for the Ticket Defence Program. The TDP negotiates fine reductions and stays of proceedings on behalf of street-involved people at the Ontario Court of Justice. He was also an Associate Editor for the Ottawa Law Review. Outside of school, Mark worked with a prominent national organization that lobbied government in the field of energy transportation infrastructure. Mark would like to develop a practice focusing on corporate litigation and energy-related regulatory matters.
Mark is a fervent badminton player and golfer, and loves to have dinner parties.