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Year called to bar: 2009
Cassandra Brown is a partner in the Competition, Antitrust & Foreign Investment Group at Blakes. She advises on all aspects of competition law, including mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures, distribution practices, criminal and civil investigations, compliance, as well as foreign investment transactions under the Investment Canada Act. Her clients span a variety of industries, including energy, mining, technology, pharmaceutical, consumer products, agricultural, telecommunications, transportation, aviation, financial services, manufacturing, automotive, and real estate. She has completed secondments to Coca-Cola Limited, a major international law firm based in London, and the Blakes New York office. Cassandra was also a sessional adjunct professor of competition regulation at Osgoode Hall Law School. Cassandra is co-author of leading treatises including Competition Act: Commentary and Annotation; Competition and Antitrust Laws in Canada: Mergers, Joint Ventures and Competitor Collaborations; and The Foreign Investment Regulation Review (Canada Chapter), Third Edition. Cassandra is recognized as a leading lawyer in Chambers Canada: Canada's Leading Lawyers for Business 2021, Who’s Who Legal: Competition 2020, and The Legal 500 Canada 2020.