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Coscelli to leave top role at UK enforcer

Andrea Coscelli will leave his position as chief executive of the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority when his term expires in July 2022.

09 July 2021

Economic Insight opens UK class actions practice

Economic Insight has launched a new collective and class actions practice in London, which the consultancy says is an extension of its established competition practice.

06 July 2021

Bolsonaro names Cordeiro as new CADE head

The president of Brazil has tapped the general superintendent of the national antitrust watchdog, Alexandre Cordeiro Macedo, to head the agency after the former chair’s four-year term ended last month.

01 July 2021

Barreto’s tenure as CADE president ends

Alexandre Barreto de Souza’s four-year term as the head of Brazil’s antitrust watchdog ended today, with the government yet to announce a permanent replacement.

21 June 2021

DLA Piper poaches former Jones Day UK competition head

Matt Evans, the former head of Jones Day’s UK competition practice, has left the firm after more than a decade to join the partnership at DLA Piper in London.

18 June 2021

Baker Botts snags former DOJ chief of staff

Taylor Owings, the former chief of staff at the Department of Justice’s antitrust division, has joined Baker Botts’ antitrust team in Washington, DC, as a partner.

15 June 2021

Davis Wright Tremaine expands in New York

Former Federal Trade Commission attorney Kaj Rozga has joined Davis Wright Tremaine’s antitrust practice as counsel in the firm’s New York office.

08 June 2021

Baudenbacher Law opens as Skadden promotes

Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom has promoted two competition law specialists to counsel, while former EFTA Court president Carl Baudenbacher has founded a boutique firm in Zurich alongside antitrust attorney Laura Melusine Baudenbacher.

07 June 2021

Arnold & Porter snags Antitrust Division’s director of criminal litigation

Andre Geverola, former director of criminal litigation at the Department of Justice’s antitrust division, has joined Arnold & Porter as a partner in the firm’s offices in Chicago and Washington, DC.

07 June 2021

ELIG hires from Turkish enforcer

Ebru İnce, a former deputy division head at the Turkish Competition Authority, has joined ELIG Gürkaynak Attorneys-at-Law as counsel.

04 June 2021

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