Mark Morrison is a partner and co-chair of Blakes’ business crimes, investigations and compliance group. Mark regularly advises Canadian and multinational corporate clients on compliance with domestic and international anti-corruption legislation, undertakes internal 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 numerous internal investigations and assisted companies in resolving anti-corruption issues arising from conduct in Africa, Central America, South America, Eastern Europe and Asia. Mark was a finalist in the Benchmark Canada Awards 2017 in the category of White Collar Crime Lawyer of the Year and is widely recognised as one of Canada’s leading investigations and white-collar crime lawyers including in Chambers Canada: Canada’s Leading Lawyers for Business (White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations: Canada, Band 2), in Benchmark Canada: The Definitive Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms and Attorneys (Litigation Star – White Collar Crime), in Who’s Who Legal Investigations, in Who’s Who Legal: Canada (Business Crime Defence, Investigations), in Who’s Who Legal Business Crime Defence (Corporates, Individuals), in Legal Media Group’s Guide to the World’s Leading White Collar Crime Lawyers, in The Best Lawyers in Canada (Product Liability Law), and in Global Investigations Review: GIR 100.