Jonathan Bitran is a partner in McCarthy Tetrault’s Competition/Antitrust & Foreign Investment Group and Communications Group in Toronto. Jonathan is known for his expertise in advising clients on competition/antitrust and Investment Canada Act review clearances for their mergers and acquisitions. He has advised on some of the most complex and high-stakes domestic and global mergers across a diverse array of industries. Jonathan also advises clients on a variety of communications law topics, such as telecommunications, broadcasting and spectrum management. Jonathan is Vice Chair of the Marketing Practices Committee and former Chair of both the Mergers Committee and Economics and Law Committee of the National Competition Law Section of the Canadian Bar Association. He taught Canadian Competition Law and Policy at Western University Law School. He also co-authored the Canada chapter of the Foreign Investment Review 2021, Law Business Research. Jonathan is currently on secondment at the Canadian Competition Bureau (Competition Bureau Legal Services of the Department of Justice).