Marco P. Falco

Tel: 416 777 5421 Fax: 1 888 463 8131


Marco is a partner in the Litigation Department at Torkin Manes who focuses on appellate litigation and applications for judicial review.

An award-winning legal author, Marco has published many articles on a host of legal issues and is Chief Editor of Torkin Manes LegalWatch. 

Marco is a co-chair of Torkin Manes’ Diversity and Inclusion Committee.

He is also actively engaged in the University of Toronto’s Alumni Mentorship programs, providing mentorship to students in the Faculty of Arts & Science and the Faculty of Law.

In 2017, Marco was recognized as a leader in his field in The 2017 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory.

Since 2019, Marco has repeatedly won Lexology’s quarterly legal writing award as a “Legal Influencer—Dispute Resolution (Canada)” for his publications on appellate and civil litigation (2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023). In 2022, Marco was recognized by Mondaq as a Thought Leader of Public (Administrative) Law in Canada.

In 2020 and 2021, Marco was nominated as a contender for Canadian Lawyer’s Top 25 Most Influential Lawyers in Canada.





Awards & Recognition

  • Recognized by Mondaq as a Thought Leader of Public (Administrative) Law in Canada (2022)
  • Nominated as contender for Canadian Lawyer’s Top 25 Most Influential Lawyers in Canada (2020 & 2021)
  • Recognized by Lexology as a Legal Influencer for Dispute Resolution - Canada (Q2 2019, Q1 2020, Q4 2020, Q1 2021 & Q3 2021, Q1 2022, Q3 2022, Q4 2022, Q1 2023) and for the Future of Legal Services - Canada (Q3 2021 & Q4 2021)
  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory  Litigation - Corporate Commercial (2017)
  • Finalist in Lexpert magazine’s “Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40” (2016)


  • The Advocates' Society
  • American Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Canadian Italian Advocates’ Organization
  • Ontario Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Alumni Mentor, University of Toronto, Faculty of Law
  • Alumni Mentor, University of Toronto, Faculty of Arts & Science


  • J.D., Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, 2004
  • M.A., English, University of Toronto, 2000
  • B.A. (Honours, with High Distinction), English and Italian Literature, University of Toronto, 1999


  • Called to the Ontario Bar, 2005