August / September 1999

Women in competition

01 August 1999

Imagine a regulator scanning a market share breakdown for an industry with two major players. Firm A has 6 per cent market share and Firm B 94 per cent - a clear case of dominance by any authority’s standards. This is what struck us when we noticed that women accounted for only 18 out of the 296 lawyers listed as leaders in competition law in our sister publication An International Who’s Who of Competition Lawyers, 2nd edition.