Barry Zalmanowitz QC is co-chair of FMC’s National Competition Law Practice Group. Barry serves on FMC’s National Partnership Board in addition to acting as co-chair of the national competition practice. Barry advises and represents clients on all aspects of the Competition Act, including mergers, conspiracy and other criminal provisions, private damage actions, reviewable practices and misleading advertising. He also represents clients in compliance with the Investment Canada Act and establishes competition and antitrust compliance programmes and policies. Barry has been competition law counsel in many significant transactions providing pre-transaction advice, representing clients in contested merger proceedings and defending clients in criminal cartel prosecutions and deceptive marketing proceedings.