Neil Cuninghame is a partner in our antitrust, regulation and foreign investment practice
Neil is a partner in the antitrust, foreign investment and regulation department and specialises in providing advice on all aspects of UK and EU competition law. This includes advising on EU, UK and other merger control regimes, acting for clients in relation to alleged anti-competitive practices and agreements before the European Commission, Competition and Markets Authority and other regulators, and advising on market investigations, competition law compliance, competition disputes and State aid/subsidy issues. Neil also advises increasingly on foreign direct investment regulatory regimes.
Admitted in both England & Wales and Ireland, Neil advises clients across a wide range of industries including (amongst others) energy, resources, infrastructure, financial services, private equity, metals and mining, media and property services.
Neil also advises on regulatory issues in the energy and water sectors, such as price control regimes, ring-fencing restrictions, ownership unbundling and third party access; as well as public procurement issues.