Mark Morrison

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP, Calgary

MARK MORRISON is a partnerin Blakes’ Calgary Litigation Group with a focus on anti-corruption compliance,white-collar crime defence, competition and commercial litigation. Markregularly advises Canadian and multinational corporate clients on compliancewith domestic and international anti-corruption legislation, undertakesinternal anti-corruption investigations, assists clients with anti-corruptiondue diligence during mergers and acquisitions and has successfully defendedcomplex Criminal Code anti-corruptioncases. Mark has undertaken internal anti-corruption investigations and assistedcopanies in resolving anti-corruption issues arising from conduct in Africa,Central America, South America and Asia. Examples of Mark’s experiencedefending corporate clients and individuals in white-collar crime cases includedefences such as: numerous Criminal Code  matters including charges alleging bribery ofpublic officials and cross-border conspiracy charges; Competition Act charges of bid rigging and allegations of pricefixing; Occupational Health & Safety charges; environmental charges; andmatters before the Securities Commission. Mark has been recognized as one ofCanada’s leading investigation lawyers in the 2014 International Who’s Who of Internal Investigations Lawyers.