Our Competition and European Union law team brings together specialist advisory and advocacy skills from an exceptionally wide range of different areas of law. The fields of commercial law, environmental law, media and information, sports, tax, employment and discrimination, and telecommunications all raise significant aspects of EU and Competition Law . For our specific expertise in relation to those areas, please see the dedicated web pages. For our expertise in relation to individual rights of movement and establishment, see our immigration and asylum web page.
In addition to these specific areas of practice, members of Matrix have advised and represented clients in a large number of proceedings that involve EU and Competition law in the UK courts and tribunals, in particular the Administrative Court, and at all appellate levels in the UK. In addition, we regularly appear in the General Court and Court of Justice of the EU, and in a range of other international fora where issues arise. Our members have also provided expert evidence on issues of EU law in non-EU litigation and arbitrations. Matrix members have acted both for and against regulatory bodies and other public agencies, including the European Commission, the UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), and sector regulators such as Ofcom, Ofgem, the Office of Rail and Road (ORR) and the Financial Conduct Authority.
Matrix's competition law and regulation team have a cross-disciplinary practice that covers all aspects of competition law and economic regulation.
Our European Union law team brings together specialist advisory and advocacy skills from an exceptionally wide range of different areas of law, all of which are influenced by EU legislation and jurisprudence.