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Susan M Hutton

Susan M Hutton
Office:
50 O'Connor Street
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City:
Ottawa
State:
Ontario
Country:
Canada
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+1 613 566 0530
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+1 613 230 8877

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Who's Who Legal Competition: Lawyers

Susan Hutton is a senior partner in Stikeman Elliott's competition and foreign investment and international trade practice groups. She has provided Competition Act and Investment Canada Act advice in respect of numerous complex mergers and acquisitions, for example, Canexus/Superior Plus, Reynolds Consumer Products/Novelis Foil Products, MTS Allstream/Accelero, CNOOC/Nexen, Motorola Mobility/Google, Johnson & Johnson/Synthes and PotashCorp/BHP Billiton. She has guided clients through civil and criminal investigations as well as complaints under the Competition Act, and provides ongoing compliance advice to numerous clients. She is recognised by Chambers and Partners’ The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business and Chambers Canada, which quotes sources as saying she “is superbly pragmatic and understands the issues internationally,” and that “her knowledge of the competition regime is incredible”. She is consistently recommended by the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, and is named as one of The Best Lawyers in Canada for competition law.

Ms Hutton worked in the field of economic research, including econometric modelling with the Bank of Canada, prior to entering law. She has worked in Bangkok and Singapore, has advised the government of Vietnam regarding the development of its competition law and is a member of Stikeman Elliott's China task force.

Ms Hutton is an active member of many industry associations. Her roles include chair of the competition law section of the Canadian Bar Association (2015–2016) and past chair of the editorial board of the Canadian Competition Law Review. She is also active in the antitrust section of the ABA as well as the IBA antitrust committee. She publishes and speaks frequently on topics in her fields.

WWL says: Supremely well qualified and "always of the highest quality"

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Who's Who Legal Canada - Competition

Susan Hutton is a senior partner in Stikeman Elliott's competition and foreign investment and international trade groups. She has provided Competition Act and Investment Canada Act advice in respect of numerous complex mergers and acquisitions, for example Canexus/Superior Plus, MTS Allstream/Accelero and CNOOC/Nexen. She has guided clients through civil and criminal investigations as well as complaints under the Competition Act, and provides ongoing compliance advice to numerous clients. She is recognised by Chambers Global and Chambers Canada, which quotes sources as saying she "is superbly pragmatic and understands the issues internationally," and that "her knowledge of the competition regime is incredible". She is consistently recommended by The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, and is named as one of The Best Lawyers in Canada for competition law.

Ms Hutton worked in the field of economic research, including econometric modelling with the Bank of Canada, prior to entering law. She has worked in Bangkok and Singapore; has advised the government of Vietnam regarding the development of its competition law; and is a member of Stikeman Elliott's China task force. Ms Hutton is member of the Competition Policy Council of the CD Howe Institute. She is past chair of the competition law section of the Canadian Bar Association and past chair of the editorial board of the Canadian Competition Law Review. She is also active in the antitrust section of the ABA as well as the IBA antitrust committee. Ms Hutton publishes and speaks frequently on topics in her fields.

WWL says: Susan Hutton focuses her practice on transactional competition work and is “excellent at getting deals through”.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Canada which can be purchased from our Shop.

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