Mark is a director of Leaker Partners, establishing the firm in 2001. Prior to this, he was a partner in a law firm in Adelaide, then general manager of a finance and investment company in Melbourne. He also acted as chairman and director of public and private companies.
With 20 plus years' experience in law, Mark specialises in business and asset acquisitions and divestments, mergers, shareholder and joint venture agreements, advice for directors and shareholders and general corporate advice and governance issues. He is known for his genuine interest in building strong relationships with business owners who value accurate and timely legal advice, getting to know the business and working together to achieve goals.
Mark holds a Bachelor of Laws and Masters of Laws from the University of Adelaide and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance from FINSIA (Financial Services Institute of Australia). He is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, FINSIA and the Australian Corporate Lawyers Association.
For ten years he has been involved with the Hawaiian Ride for Youth as a cyclist, assistant coach and committee member. He is a keen cyclist and member of the West Coast Masters Cycling Club.