Peter has been practising competition and foreign investment law for over 25 years. His practice focus is advising clients in mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and strategic alliances. He has extensive experience with multi-jurisdictional transactions, and with clients in the energy, oil & gas, chemicals, natural resources, entertainment and pharmaceutical sectors. Peter also represents respondents in civil cases before the Competition Tribunal and foreign-controlled investors in obtaining approvals under the Investment Canada Act. Peter's Investment Canada expertise includes many of the cases reviewed under the Canadian government's state-owned investor guidelines. Peter is active in the competition law section of the Canadian Bar Association, and was formerly the chair of the Mergers Committee. He is a member of the C.D. Howe Institute Competition Policy Council, a leading think-tank for emerging competition policy issues. He has published numerous articles and spoken widely on various competition law and foreign investment topics. He has been named a BTI Client Service All-Star for The BTI Consulting Group, one of only eleven competition lawyers named globally in 2012. Peter is also recognized as a leading practitioner by Chambers and Partners, Lexpert and The Best Lawyers in Canada.