Richard is a partner in our EU & Competition Law Group, based in London.
He has over 25 years experience of EU and UK competition law and competition regulation, including anti-trust, merger control and the EU State aid rules. He has advised extensively on competition regulation in network industries and public service sectors.
Richard has particular experience in the life sciences, IT, electronic communications, postal services, broadcasting and sports sectors. He has conducted cases before the European Commission, the European Court of Justice, and, in the UK, the Competition Appeal Tribunal, the Office of Fair Trading, the Competition Commission and Ofcom.
Richard is included in the rankings of leading competition lawyers in legal directories and has published papers on competition law and regulatory subjects. He is a past-Chairman of The Law Society’s European Group (now the Law Society’s Competition Law Section) and is an active member of its Committee.