John advises clients on all aspects of competition law, including international and domestic M&A, price-fixing and other investigations, pricing and distribution matters, advertising and marketing. He has acted for corporations across a range of industries, including energy and resources, transportation, agriculture, manufacturing, financial services and consumer products. John has obtained Competition Act and Investment Canada Act clearances for many merger transactions and represents companies under the criminal provisions of the Competition Act, including contested matters, resolutions, and immunity or leniency agreements. He has also appeared before parliamentary committees regarding proposed competition legislation. John is a past chair of the CBA National Competition Law Section and a member of the CBA Anti-Corruption Team. He is also a member of the editorial board of The Antitrust Source (ABA) and a Co-editor of Competition Law of Canada (Juris Publishing). He is recognized in Chambers Global (band 1); Chambers Canada (band 1); GCR 100 Canada; The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory; The Best Lawyers in Canada as Toronto Competition/Antitrust Lawyer of the Year 2017; The Legal 500 Canada; and Who’s Who Legal Competition. Ontario Bar, 1987.