Brian A Facey
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Brian is Canada’s most sought-after competition lawyer and is widely recognized as one of the world's most highly regarded lawyers. His practice encompasses all aspects of competition and antitrust law, and he is also an expert on foreign investment matters under the Investment Canada Act. He has advised clients in hundreds of regulatory matters, and has appeared on behalf of clients before the Competition Bureau, the Competition Tribunal, the Federal Court, and the Federal Court of Appeal. He has testified before Parliamentary Committees regarding foreign investment in Canada and his treatises are frequently relied upon and cited by Judges. Clients select Brian for their most complex mandates, and he is a trusted advisor to many of Canada’s leading companies. Brian is consistently recognized at the top of the major ranking services.
Past Chair of the CBA Competition Law Section, founder of the CBA Foreign Investment Review Committee. Member of the C.D. Howe Competition Policy Council.
Competition and Antitrust Laws in Canada: Mergers, Joint Ventures and Competition Collaborations; Competition and Antitrust Law: Canada and the United States; Investment Canada Act: Commentary and Annotation; Competition Act: Commentary and Annotation. Repeatedly cited by the Supreme Court of Canada.
Brian Facey is highlighted as an eminent figure in the competition Bar, with an immense breadth of experience charting merger review and regulatory investigations. Based in Toronto, he chairs the firm's competition, antitrust and foreign investment group.''Brian is smart, sophisticated and great to work with.''