Anita Banicevic

Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg

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Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg


Partner in the Competition & Foreign Investment Review practice at Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP.

I advise domestic and international clients on all aspects of Canadian competition and foreign investment review law, including mergers, criminal and civil investigations, misleading advertising and other pricing, distribution and general compliance matters.

I have experience with contested proceedings before the Competition Tribunal, Ontario Superior Court, and Federal Court of Appeal as well as negotiated resolutions, and where available, immunity or leniency agreements. I have been involved in the leading contested abuse of dominance (Canada Pipe) and misleading advertising decisions (Chatr) in Canada.

I currently hold leadership positions within both the American Bar Association and Canadian Bar Association. I am currently a Co-Chair of the Compliance and Ethics Committee of the Antitrust Section of Law of the ABA and was recently appointed as a member of the Executive Committee of the Competition Law Section of the CBA. At the invitation of the Canadian Competition Bureau, I have acted as a non-governmental adviser to the Unilateral Conduct Working Group of the International Competition Network.

I have been repeatedly recognized as a leading lawyer in the area of competition law by Chambers Global, The Best Lawyers in Canada®, Who's Who Legal: The International Who's Who of Competition Lawyers, Who's Who Legal: The International Who's Who of Business Lawyers, and PLC Which lawyer?. I was recently recognized by Global Competition Review as one of the top 40 competition lawyers under 40 in the world and as one of the notable women in the antitrust field globally.


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