Liza Carver

Liza Carver

The Regional Head of cCompetition, Herbert Smith Freehills
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Liza is the regional head of competition, Australia at Herbert Smith Freehills. She is a market-leading competition law and regulatory specialist. She has extensive experience in merger clearances, access and infrastructure regulation, and Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) investigations, enforcement and cartels

Liza has extensive experience in the full range of contentious competition law and enforcement matters, advising on misuse of market power, misleading and deceptive conduct, criminal cartels, unfair contract terms, unconscionable conduct and complex merger clearance opposed by the ACCC.

Between 1993 and 1999 Liza was an associate commissioner with the Trade Practices Commission and the ACCC. Between 2005 and 2008 Liza was a commissioner with the Australian Energy Markets Commission. From her time working at the ACCC and the Australian Energy Markets Commission, Liza brings deep competition law and regulatory insight when working with clients across a range of sectors, including agricultural, retail, energy, transport, manufacturing, government and communications.

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