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 and 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 CD Howe Competition Policy Council, which comprises top-ranked academics and practitioners active in competition policy and provides an opportunity for policymakers, the media and the public to draw on the expertise of the competition field’s most distinguished legal and economic minds. 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 11 competition lawyers named globally in 2012. Peter is also recognised as a leading practitioner by Chambers and Partners, Lexpertand The Best Lawyers in Canada.
WWL says: The “fantastic” Peter Glossop handles complex work involving merger clearance, including strategic alliances and joint ventures.
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