Marek Coutu



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Education & Qualifications

  • Saskatchewan Bar (2019)
  • JD with distinction (Saskatchewan, 2018)
  • B.Comm. with distinction (Saskatchewan, 2017)

Marek is a member of the MLT Aikins litigation team. His practice is focused on commercial litigation matters, construction disputes and insolvency and restructuring.

  • Counsel to contractors and owners in construction disputes and builders’ lien matters 
  • Counsel on debtor-creditor disputes 
  • Counsel to insurers on property claims and personal injury claims 
  • Counsel to secured creditors and court-appointed officers in insolvency proceedings under the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act and the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act 
  • Counsel to franchisors and franchisees in franchise disputes 
  • Counsel to landlords and tenants in commercial leasing disputes 
  • Counsel to railway companies in final offer arbitrations and service level arbitrations 

Marek has experience with commercial litigation, insolvency and construction matters, representing clients in both court proceedings and in commercial arbitrations. Marek has appeared for clients before the Saskatchewan Court of King’s Bench and the Provincial Court of Saskatchewan.

Marek is a graduate of the University of Saskatchewan, where he was the valedictorian of his graduating class at the College of Law. Marek also completed a Bachelor of Commerce at the Edwards School of Business. Prior to attending law school, he worked as an analyst at a large energy company and as an account representative at a large consumer products company.

  • Vice President External Affairs, Law Students’ Association (2017-2018)
  • Athletic Director, Law Students’ Association (2016-2017)
  • Nasser Scholarship
  • Walter and Ruth (Mortenson) Leverton Award
  • Freedom 55 Financial Scholarship, Business
  • CIC Aboriginal Student Award