Brenda Swick Authors the Canada Chapter of The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Public Procurement 2014

Toronto, December 19, 2013 — Brenda C. Swick, Co-Chair of McCarthy Tétrault's national Procurement Group, authors Chapter 8 - Canada, of The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Public Procurement 2014, a practical cross-border insight into public procurement, published by Global Legal Group Ltd, London, November 2013. The Guide is available here.

Ms. Swick is one of Canada's leading experts on the law of government contracting and on trade agreements relating to government procurement. She has represented clients in numerous government contracting disputes, including before the Canadian International Trade Tribunal, the Federal Court of Canada and provincial tribunals and courts. She advises public and private sector clients on complex public procurement law matters involving design of procurement processes, drafting procurement documents, advising on terms and conditions of procurements, and representing those entities in legal challenges to procurement processes and contracts awards.

With over 20 years of experience dealing with government contracting issues, Ms. Swick has advised clients across the globe on the full spectrum of defence, public works and infrastructure contracts.

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