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Simmons & Simmons eyes Brussels expansion with partner hire

Technology sector specialist Alejandro Guerrero has left Gibson Dunn & Crutcher to become Simmons & Simmons’ second antitrust partner in the EU capital.

01 July 2022

Bokkerink approved as CMA chair

A UK parliamentary committee has endorsed Marcus Bokkerink as the new chair of the country’s antitrust enforcer, clearing the way for him to take up the long-vacant role.

01 July 2022

Incoming CMA chair warns against agency job cuts

The proposed new chair of the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority has said the agency is “clearly facing a major transition point”, warning that it will have to be “more selective” in its caseload if it is affected by incoming civil service job cuts.

28 June 2022

One week left for Antitrust Academics nominations

Readers have until Friday to submit nominations for GCR’s inaugural Antitrust Academics survey, which will recognise the world’s top scholars in the field of competition law.

27 June 2022

Euclid recruits Zulli to head Brussels office

Euclid Law has hired Andrea Zulli from Covington & Burling as a partner to head its office in Brussels.

24 June 2022

Tickets still available for GCR Live: Law Leaders Europe

The president of Spain’s antitrust watchdog and several European Commission officials are set to speak at GCR Live: Law Leaders Europe next month.

23 June 2022

Correction: K&L Gates hires former Linklaters counsel

Nikolaos Peristerakis has joined the partnership at K&L Gates in Brussels after he left Linklaters last year.

22 June 2022

Milbank expands in DC with Di Vincenzo hire

Adam Di Vincenzo has left Gibson Dunn & Crutcher to join Milbank’s competition team in Washington, DC.

22 June 2022

Community round-up: former EU deputy chief economist joins RBB Economics

RBB Economics has snagged Miguel de la Mano from Compass Lexecon, while Latham & Watkins has hired new counsel and Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom has promoted an associate in Brussels.

21 June 2022

UK government appoints Cardell as CMA's interim chief executive

The UK’s business secretary Kwasi Kwarteng has appointed Sarah Cardell as interim chief executive of the Competition and Markets Authority, as the government begins searching for a permanent replacement for outgoing head Andrea Coscelli.

17 June 2022

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