Graeme Hamilton is an experienced trial and appellate counsel whose practice focuses on white collar criminal defence, government and internal investigations, securities regulation, competition law, and related civil litigation. Graeme is the national co-leader of BLG's Investigations and White Collar Defence Group. In particular, Graeme's practice encompasses:
- Defending corporations and individuals facing investigation or prosecution for white collar offences, including fraud, illegal insider trading, price-fixing, bribery and public corruption
- Advice in relation to compliance with anti-money laundering, anti-bribery, antitrust and securities legislation
- Corporate internal investigations
- Securities regulation, including investigations and enforcement proceedings before the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) and self-regulatory organizations
- Related civil litigation involving allegations of fraud, conspiracy, and contempt of court, as well as applications for Anton Piller orders and Mareva injunctions
- Appeals and applications for judicial review
Graeme has been lead counsel in dozens of trials and contested hearings. He also has substantial appellate experience in both criminal and civil matters. Graeme has testified as an expert witness before the Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee and previously taught Evidence at Osgoode Hall Law School as an adjunct professor.