Elaine Whiteford

Covington & Burling (London)
Lawyer (Partner)

Elaine Whiteford is Partner at Covington & Burling. Elaine’s focus is on contentious competition law, including: follow-on damages litigation; challenges to regulatory decisions; cartel and other regulatory investigations; commercial litigation involving competition law issues. By background and training, Elaine is a litigator with experience of broader commercial law issues. As a consequence, she has a complete overview of the competition and tactical litigation issues arising in relation to any contentious competition matter. Over the last decade, she has been involved in many of the most significant competition damages cases brought in England, before the High Court, the Competition Appeal Tribunal and the Court of Appeal. She has expertise in challenging regulatory decisions, before both the Competition Appeal Tribunal and the General Court of the European Union, and in bringing judicial reviews of legislation implementing EU directives in a number of EU jurisdictions.


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EFTA Surveillance Authority (Brussels)
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (London)
IMF Bentham (Sydney)
Covington & Burling (London)
Covington & Burling (London)


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