Provided by John Bodrug
John’s practice is focused on all aspects of competition law and foreign investment review, including mergers, price-fixing investigations and other pricing, distribution and advertising matters. He has acted for Canadian, US and international corporations across a wide range of industries, including energy & resources, transportation, agriculture, manufacturing, financial services and consumer products. John has obtained Competition Act and Investment Canada Act clearances for numerous transactions. He also has extensive expertise in advising companies on the criminal provisions of Canada’s Competition Act and is regularly consulted on contested matters, immunity or leniency agreements, and resolutions prior to formal proceedings. He is a member of the CBA’s Anti-Corruption Team and a past chair of the CBA National Competition Law Section. John is currently a Co-Chair of the Editorial Board of Antitrust Online (a publication of the ABA’s Antitrust Law Section). Select Recognition: Chambers Global; GCR 100 Canada; The Legal 500 Canada; The Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada; Who’s Who Legal: Canada and Competition; The Best Lawyers in Canada’s Toronto Competition/Antitrust Law Lawyer of the Year 2017.
John Bodrug is much admired for the depth of his expertise in antitrust investigations, transactional clearance mandates and foreign investment reviews. His recent experience includes acting for significant clients in the telecoms and aviation sectors.