Full Name
Clark Harrop
Job Title
Dale & Lessmann LLP
Speaker Bio
Clark is a partner and business lawyer in Dale & Lessmann LLP’s Corporate/Commercial group. He joined the firm after spending close to two decades in-house with two of the most successful and best known franchise systems in Canada (and globally), Tim Hortons and McDonald’s. Whether working with mature brands or start-ups, Clark demonstrates creativity and a drive for success. He is a strong advocate for taking a strategic approach to legal matters, with a keen focus on achieving business outcomes and helping his clients drive growth. Clark is known for having a global viewpoint, with extensive experience leading cross-border and international initiatives for his clients. Clark is known as a thought-leader in the franchising industry and is dedicated to sharing his knowledge of franchising and business. He is the co-author of a chapter in Fundamentals of Franchising, Canada (2nd edition) published by the American Bar Association. He is a frequent speaker on legal and business issues at seminars and conferences, and has been a guest lecturer at the University of Toronto, University of Western Ontario, York University and Toronto Metropolitan University.
Clark Harrop