Adam advises clients on all aspects of Canadian competition and foreign investment review law. He is former Senior Deputy Commissioner of Competition in charge of the Competition Bureau’s Mergers Branch and Special Counsel to Canada’s Commissioner of Competition. Adam represents parties in significant merger transactions, international and domestic criminal investigations, abuse of dominance and misleading advertising cases. He has acted as counsel for private parties and the Commissioner of Competition in numerous proceedings before the Competition Tribunal and in class actions and other complex, litigated proceedings at all levels of court in Canada, both provincially and federally. He has also acted for parties in inquiries under the criminal provisions of the Competition Act, including immunity and leniency applicants. Adam is recognized as a leading competition lawyer in numerous publications, including GCR 100 Canada; Chambers Global; Chambers Canada; The Legal 500 Canada; Benchmark Canada; The Best Lawyers in Canada; Who’s Who Legal Competition; Lexpert®/ROB Special Edition: Canada’s Leading Litigation Lawyers; Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers; and Lexpert Rising Stars (2006, 2008).