D’Arcy is an associate in Osler’s Competition & Foreign Investment Group. He provides both strategic advice and thoughtful advocacy to help clients meet their business objectives while complying with Canada’s Competition Act and Investment Canada Act. In addition, he analyzes the impact that Canada’s international trade agreements have on clients’ businesses, helping them evaluate their options.
Prior to completing his articles at Osler, D’Arcy graduated from the J.D. program at the University of Toronto where he held various leadership positions with the China Law Group, Litigation Association and Faculty of Law Review. He also holds a B.A. from McGill University, where he completed a double-major in economics and political science.
During law school, D’Arcy spent a considerable amount of time in China, during which he facilitated foreign investment into the Chinese economy at an international law firm, studied international arbitration at Tsinghua University and provided legal assistance to an international commercial arbitrator. He has also worked in capital markets at a major Canadian bank and written academic articles on Canadian evidence law and Canada’s Corruption of Foreign Public Officials Act.