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Year called to bar: 1991 (ON); 1992 (QC)
Randall Hofley is a partner in the Blakes Competition, Antitrust & Foreign Investment and Litigation Groups. He is a trusted advisor on competition law and the federal regulation of business, with a focus on contentious matters before the Canadian Competition Bureau and Competition Tribunal, and all levels of Canadian courts and federal administrative tribunals. He brings both private-sector and public-sector experience, most recently serving as General Counsel and Senior Enforcement Advisor, Competition Bureau Legal Services. He has litigated high-profile Competition Act cases, including the first abuse of dominance case to reach the Supreme Court of Canada, the only Federal Court of Appeal decision to address patents under the Act, the only (civil) price maintenance case, the first case considering the Act’s competitor collaboration provisions, and cases developing standards for cartel prosecutions and class-action certification/defences in the cartel context.