Partner & Leader of Innovation Initiatives, Gowling WLG
Mark Tamminga provides strategic and practical advice in the areas of real estate law and recovery services, with a focus on mortgage remedies and creditors' rights. He has pioneered the use of practice automation software tools for lawyers, having automated the firm's Recovery Services practice and having designed, built and implemented a number of additional practice systems in the areas of debt collection, loan placement and civil litigation.
Mark has taken on various management roles in the firm, including acting as managing partner of the Hamilton office from 2008-2012. In his current role as Leader, Innovation Initiatives, Mark is leading the firm's transformational process improvement and project management program.
He is a regular presenter on the subject of automation in legal practice, and has participated in numerous technology conferences in Canada and the United States. He has chaired the American Bar Association's Techshow legal technology conference and co-chaired the College of Law Practice Management's Futures Conference.