Gideon Kwinter is an associate in our Competition / Antitrust and Foreign Investment Group in Toronto.
Gideon advises clients on all aspects of competition law, including mergers and acquisitions, marketing and advertising practices, abuse of dominance, criminal and civil investigations, and compliance matters. Gideon also provides counsel to foreign investors and Canadian businesses with respect to economic, cultural and national security matters under the Investment Canada Act.
Gideon has advised on numerous complex, global and domestic strategic transactions, with extensive experience in the transportation, telecommunications, retail, financial services and aerospace industries.
Prior to joining McCarthy Tétrault, Gideon practised for four years with another national law firm, where he advised clients on a broad range of competition and foreign investment matters
Gideon was the co-author of the Canadian merger control chapter of Thomson Reuters’ Practical Law Global Guide from 2018 to 2020.
Gideon received his JD from the University of Toronto in 2016 and was called to the Ontario bar in 2017. He is a member of the Law Society of Ontario, Canadian Bar Association and American Bar Association. Prior to law school, Gideon obtained a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) from Queen’s University.