Antitrust & Competition in Europe

Debevoise lawyers in the firm’s UK and European offices work with clients to secure regulatory clearances for complex international mergers and acquisitions before the European Commission and national competition authorities.

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Ranked as a leading firm in the UK for Competition/Antitrust.

“Strong professional team.”

Benchmark Litigation Europe, 2018-2020


Ranked as a leading UK firm for EU and Competition work.

“Debevoise & Plimpton LLP’s ‘proactive, flexible’ team is commended for its ‘breadth of experience’ and its strength in multi-jurisdictional merger filings.”

“‘Pragmatic, strategic and highly responsive’ practice head Timothy McIver has ‘a very good grasp of the competition landscape of specialty chemicals’”

—The Legal 500 UK, 2016-2020

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Lawyer Publications

Timothy McIver, International Counsel resident in our London office whose practice focuses on EU and UK competition law, has authored two in depth chapters for the Practical Law Multijurisdictional guides, published by Thomson Reuters. The chapters provide a detailed, practical guide to the current regulatory environment for merger control in the UK, and for restraints of trade and dominance in the UK.

Merger Control in the UK (England and Wales)

Restraints of Trade and Dominance in the UK (England and Wales): Overview

Timothy McIver

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Timothy McIver (London), Anna V. Maximenko (Moscow), and associate Andrea Pomana (Frankfurt) are all listed in the latest edition of Who’s Who Legal: Competition. The listings are based on the number and strength of recommendations Who’s Who Legal received from clients and private practitioners around the competition market.

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