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Pinsent Masons

Competition Law

1 ranked lawyersBand 4UKGlobal 2021 View ranking table
DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Pinsent Masons

Competition Law

1 ranked lawyersBand 4UKGlobal 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Regularly supports UK-headquartered companies throughout the course of CMA investigations into alleged cartel activities, with notable experience in cases that involve criminal investigations into company directors. Acts for important clients in the financial services and construction sectors. Broader competition practice encompasses the implementation of competition compliance systems and the notification of mergers to the CMA or the EC.

Strengths

Clients note that the lawyers "obviously have a high degree of experience in the field, and despite being close to the top of the tree, they are very down to earth, pragmatic and easy to work with."

Others praise the team's "in-depth knowledge of the technical aspects of cases and a genuine commercial pragmatism."

Work highlights

Advised the Post Office on merger control aspects related to its acquisition of Payzone Bill Payments.

Notable practitioners

Alan Davis often represents clients in merger clearance procedures, as well as advising on state aid and cartel defence files.

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Competition Law


Alan Davis
Band 3