Deborah Salzberger > McCarthy Tétrault > Toronto, Canada > Lawyer Profile

McCarthy Tétrault
66 Wellington Street West
Suite 5300, TD Bank Tower Box 48
Toronto ON M5K 1E6
Canada

Work Department

Competition/Antitrust

Position

Debbie acts for clients in domestic and multinational mergers and acquisitions with respect to competition/antitrust law and foreign investment review matters. She also regularly provides competition law compliance advice in respect of criminal cartel matters and reviewable practices, including joint ventures, resale pricing, advertising and distribution issues.

Widely recognized in Canada and abroad for her experience working on complex domestic and multijurisdictional transactions, Debbie’s practice is marked by her pragmatic and solutions oriented approach, working with clients to achieve their objectives. Her deep knowledge of the Canadian competition/antitrust and foreign investment regimes is complemented by her understanding of a variety of industries, making her a valued business advisor.

Career

Ontario, 2002.

Memberships

Canadian Bar Association, American Bar Association.

Lawyer Rankings

Canada > Competition and antitrust

McCarthy Tétrault has invested significantly in its competition and antitrust practice, and as such is well equipped to advise on the full range of matters in this field. The team often collaborates with the firm’s M&A department, providing merger control and foreign investment review services on major deals. Highlights in this space included Jason Gudofsky and Deborah Salzberger‘s advice to LSE Group on the $27bn acquisition of Refinitiv. On the investigations and litigation side it offers similar experience, having handled civil and criminal cartel investigations, deceptive advertising cases and class actions before federal courts and the Competition Tribunal. Its industry expertise is likewise broad, covering technology, transportation, financial services, real estate and other sectors. Gudofsky leads the practice from Toronto, and is known for his international work, both in foreign investment and national security reviews. Oliver Borgers is also notable for this type of work. Donald Houston leads litigation, with both civil court and class action experience. Dominic Thérien is a key contact in the Montréal office.