Jeff Brown

Jeffrey Brown Partner

Jeff Brown


  • University of Ottawa (LL.B., 1995)
  • Carleton University (M.A., International Affairs, 1995)
  • University of Waterloo (Honours B.A., Applied Studies Political Science, 1991)

Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 1997
Representative Work
  • Patheon N.V., as Canadian counsel, in its US$7.2B acquisition by Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
  • John Wood Group PLC, as Canadian competition counsel, in its £2.2B acquisition of AMEC Foster Wheeler.
  • ABB Ltd., as Canadian counsel in connection with its acquisitions of Baldor Electric Co. and Thomas & Betts Corp.
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  • Chambers Canada 2018 as a leading lawyer in Competition/Antitrust, with clients noting he is a "very quick and sharp practitioner".
  • Chambers Global 2018 as a leading lawyer in Competition/Antitrust, noted for his “incredibly impressive … oral advocacy" and recognized for his “excellent expertise” and for being “extremely timely in responding and very practical in his advice”.
  • Global Competition Review’s GCR 100 2018 as a recognized lawyer in Stikeman Elliott’s “elite” Competition Group.
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Speaking Engagements
  • “The IPEGs in International Perspective”, Canadian Bar Association , 2016 Annual Competition Law Fall Conference, Ottawa, October 2016.
  • “It’s a Small World After all?: Consolidation in the Travel Industry”, ABA Center for Professional Development Webinar, July 2016.
  • “Economists Roundtable with the Competition Bureau”, CBA Competition Law Section’s Economics and Law Committee, Toronto, April 2016.
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