Stephen Selznick

BA (Toronto), LLB (Western), CLP (Licensing Executives Society), of the Bar of Ontario

Stephen Selznick is a partner with Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP; specializing in the areas of intellectual property and entertainment law with particular emphasis on structuring, restructuring, finance and litigation.  Mr. Selznick is a leading practitioner in entertainment law. He also holds an AV Distinguished™ lawyer’s rating from Martindale-Hubbell, awarded to legal professionals in recognition of a very high to pre-eminent legal ability and very high ethical standards, as established by confidential opinions from members of the bar.  Mr. Selznick is an active in a number of professional associations, including ALAI Canada, the International Trademark Association and the ABA Entertainment & Sports Law Forum. He lectures widely in Canada and abroad on intellectual property and entertainment issues and serves as contributing editor for the Theatre and Motion Picture section and the Author and Publisher section of Canada Law Book’s “O’Brien’s Encyclopaedia of Forms”.  Mr. Selznick also author’s the Cassels Brock Overview of Canadian Tax Credits for Non-Indigenous Film and Television Production.