Mark Morrison is a partner in Blakes Litigation Group with a focus on anti-corruption compliance, white-collar crime defence, competition and commercial litigation. Mark regularly advises Canadian and multinational corporate clients on compliance with domestic and international anti-corruption legislation, undertakes internal anti-corruption audits and investigations, assists clients with anti-corruption due diligence during mergers and acquisitions and has successfully defended complex Criminal Code anti-corruption cases. Mark has undertaken internal anti-corruption investigations and assisted companies in resolving anti-corruption issues arising from conduct in Africa, Central America, South America and Asia. Examples of Mark's experience defending corporate clients and individuals in white-collar crime cases include defences such as: numerous Criminal Code matters including charges alleging bribery of public officials and cross-border conspiracy charges; Competition Act charges of bid rigging and allegations of price fixing; Occupational Health & Safety charges; environmental charges; and matters before the Securities Commission. Mark has been recognized as one of Canada's leading Business Crime Defence lawyers in the International Who's Who of Business Crime Defence Lawyers.