Julie is at the forefront of the most complex and high-profile Canadian and cross-border merger transactions. She is a partner in the Competition, Antitrust & Foreign Investment Group. Julie advises domestic and foreign clients on all aspects of competition law, with a particular emphasis on multijurisdictional mergers and acquisitions. Julie has special expertise in the Investment Canada Act and the State-Owned Enterprise Guidelines, and has been successful in securing approvals for foreign investors in Canada's key industries, including technology, oil & gas, pharmaceutical, and financial services. Julie brings clarity to complex competition law and Investment Canada Act challenges, and clients seek her counsel to achieve the best results for their business. Julie has served on the American Bar Association Section of Antitrust Law (SAL) leadership for over 11 years and is currently co-Chair of SAL's International Committee. She is co-founder of the group Canadian Women in Competition Law and co-author of Leading the Way: Canadian Women in the Law. Julie is also on the editorial board of Corporate Lawyer's Competition Law Quarterly Legal Reviews.