Peter L. Glossop
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Peter has been practising competition and foreign investment law for nearly 25 years. His practice focus is advising clients in mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and strategic alliances. He has extensive experience with multi-jurisdictional transactions, and with clients in the energy, oil and gas, chemicals, natural resources, entertainment and pharmaceutical sectors. Peter also represents respondents in civil cases before the Competition Tribunal and foreign-controlled investors in obtaining approvals under the Investment Canada Act. Peter's Investment Canada expertise includes many of the cases reviewed under the Canadian government's state-owned investor guidelines. Peter is active in the competition law section of the Canadian Bar Association, and is currently the Chair of the Mergers Committee. He has published numerous articles and spoken widely on various competition law and foreign investment topics. Peter is acknowledged as a leading practitioner by Chambers Global, The Best Lawyers in Canada, The International Who's Who of Competition Lawyers and other professional surveys, and is listed in the Canadian edition of Who's Who. He was named a BTI Client Service All-Star for 2012 by The BTI Consulting Group, one of eleven competition lawyers named globally.