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Competition/Antitrust - South Africa
"He is extremely good at navigating the commercial priorities of his clients and delivering quality advice and knowledge." "Chris has a really good understanding of business risk."
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Chris Charter is a Director and Head of our Competition Law practice. Chris has over 20 years' specialist experience in African anti-trust and has advised numerous blue-chip South African and multinational businesses on all aspects of competition law compliance, including merger control, prohibited practice investigations, interim relief and litigation, and market inquiry work.
Chris has advised in mergers involving major South African listed companies and has advised a number of global companies in obtaining South African and African regulatory clearance in respect of multinational transactions.
Served as a member of the Executive Committee and as Chairperson of the Association of Competition Law Practitioners, the successor body to the Competition Law Committees of the Council of the Law Societies of the Western Cape and Northern Provinces.
Co-Chair of the International Bar Association's Working Groups on Unilateral Conduct and Digital Markets.