Quentin Markin

Quentin Markin Partner

Quentin Markin


  • Dalhousie University (B.A. First Class Honours, Political Science 1994)
  • University of Ottawa (LL.B. Magna Cum Laude 1998)
  • Carleton University (M.A. International Affairs 1998).

Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 2000
  • British Columbia, 2016
Representative Work
  • Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. in connection with its additional C$612M strategic investment from CITIC Metal Co., Ltd.
  • Core Gold Inc. in connection with its combination with Titan Minerals Limited by way of a plan of arrangement.
  • Calidus Resources, as Canadian counsel, in its sale of gold rights in the Pilbara region to Pacton Gold Inc. (ASX listed)
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  • Chambers Canada 2019 as a leading lawyer in Energy & Natural Resources: Mining (Canada).
  • Chambers Global 2019 as a leading lawyer in Energy & Natural Resources: Mining, Energy & Natural Resources (Australia) as an Expert Based Abroad in Australia, and Energy & Natural Resources: Mining (Australia) as a Foreign Expert.
  • International Financial Law Review’s IFLR1000: The Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms 2020 as a Notable Practitioner in Capital Markets: Equity, Corporate and Mergers and Acquisitions.
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Speaking Engagements
  • “Implementing ESTMA: A Discussion with Natural Resources Canada”, Stikeman Elliott and Deloitte seminar, Vancouver, October 2016.
  • "First Nations and Mining Development in Canada", International Mining and Resources Conference, Melbourne, Australia, September 2014.
  • "Raising equity capital for your project - is it time to think out of the box?" Queensland Exploration Council seminar, Brisbane, Australia, April 2014.
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