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Antitrust, Competition & Merger Control

Our team of competition law specialists operating from our offices in the UK, Germany and Hong Kong deliver pragmatic commercial advice designed to minimise clients' exposure to competition law risks. Many of our clients are leaders in their market sectors and we have extensive experience and knowledge of the business implications and legal complexities this brings. We also have experience of co-coordinating multi-jurisdictional merger clearances and antitrust investigations, using specialist competition lawyers from our offices in the UK, Germany and Hong Kong together with our network of strategic European alliance firms.

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We operate seamlessly as a single team across offices, and our geographical breadth means we can advise on EU competition law and also on the national competition laws within each of the UK, Germany and Hong Kong.  Within the team we also have considerable experience of advising on the contentious aspects of competition law before national courts and also before the EU General Court and Court of Justice in Luxembourg. We also regularly advise on competition law issues in arbitration proceedings and other forms of alternative dispute resolution.

Many of our clients are leaders in their market sectors and we have extensive experience and knowledge of the business implications and legal complexities this brings. We provide innovative, business-orientated solutions to clients, while operating within the ever-increasingly complex confines of competition law and regulation.

We challenge the assumption that leading competition lawyers are only found in 'Magic Circle' firms as we regularly attract the major international instructions which have historically been the domain of such firms. We are committed to excellence in this vital practice area. 

We regularly advise clients in the areas of: