EU Law

EU Law


EU law is of fundamental commercial and political significance for the United Kingdom. Members of Matrix include pre-eminent advisors and advocates across an exceptionally wide range of areas affected by EU law, including:
Members are also experts in many other areas of specialist practice influenced by Community law, including financial services law; free movement of goods and services; pharmaceutical regulation and food law; public procurement and utilities regulation; and excise duties and value added tax.
Matrix’s established reputation in this area is reflected in the fact that Rhodri Thompson QC was the Chambers and Partners EU/Competition law 'Silk of the Year' in 2008. Matrix has consistently been shortlisted in this category as 'Set of the Year' at the Chambers Bar Awards.  
Matrix also has several distinguished academic and associate members with specific expertise in EU law, including Professors Philippe Sands QC and Takis Tridimas
Matrix EU Law Blog

Visit EUtopia Law, the blog from Matrix, for informed debate and expert legal analysis of EU developments.

For more information on our EU law work, please visit our sister site, Matrix International.

For further information and a full list of notable cases, download the EU team's brochure by clicking the 'downloads' tab below. Here you can also listen to the talks presented at the Matrix 2010 EU Seminar 'Litigating EU Law in the Domestic Court: Factortame 20 Years On' and the 'EU Law for UK Lawyers' book launch seminar held in September 2011.