Claudia Mercer

Claudia joined the London office in November 2015. She regularly represents companies before the European Commission and the UK Competition and Markets Authority in obtaining regulatory approval for complex mergers and joint venture arrangements, particularly in the hi-tech and pharmaceutical sectors.

Claudia also has extensive experience defending clients before the European Commission and UK Competition and Markets Authority in relation to global cartel investigations and coordinating multi-jurisdictional defence strategies. Her practice also covers general antitrust regulatory and UK and EU law counselling across many different industry sectors, including advising on the prohibition on abuse of dominance, the competition law implications of supply and distribution agreements and drafting antitrust compliance programmes.