Zirjan Derwa

Associate
Toronto: 416.865.8144
Fax 416.865.7380

Education

JD, 2011
Queen's University
MA, (Economics), 2008
University of Toronto
BSc (Mathematics and Engineering), 2007
Queen's University

Bar Admissions

Ontario, 2012

Overview

Zirjan (Zee) Derwa’s practice focuses on competition law. He provides advice to clients on all aspects of Canadian competition law in connection with complex mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and other strategic alliances. Zee’s practice also includes advising on potentially anti-competitive business practices as well as compliance under the Competition Act. He assists clients in the navigation of multi-jurisdictional criminal anti-trust investigations and the defence of associated parallel civil class actions. Zee has acted for clients in abuse of dominance proceedings as well as many major national cartel cases.

Insights

FinTech Market Study May Lead to Important Regulatory Changes in Canada

Co-author, Competition and Foreign Investment Review Bulletin

Questionable Policy: New Canadian IP Enforcement Guidelines Miss the Mark on Pharma

Co-author, Competition and Foreign Investment Review Bulletin

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Canadian Bar Association, National Competition Law Section, Vice-Chair of the Economics and Law Committee