Nigel Parr

Ashurst (London)
Lawyer/Attorney>Partner

Nigel Parr is a partner and head of Ashurst’s global competition and antitrust team. He specialises in all aspects of UK and EU competition law, including mergers, strategic business advice and competition risk management, cartel and abuse of dominance cases, market/sector investigations, appeals and competition litigation. Nigel has long-standing experience of UK and EU cartel and abuse of dominance investigations and appeals to the UK Competition Appeal Tribunal, the EU General Court and the European Court of Justice. His experience extends to CMA market investigations, and UK/EU and international merger filings, particularly Phase 2 cases. He is also experienced in judicial review cases before the English Administrative Court and Competition Appeal Tribunal, particularly in relation to procedural failings in competition investigations.

Distinctions

Linked authors

JPTT & Partners (Paris)
University Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne
Ashurst (Paris)
Société du Grand Paris
Ashurst (London)
Ashurst (London)
Ashurst (London)

Articles

695 Bulletin

Nigel Parr, Steven Vaz The UK Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act enters into force, setting a new Competition and Markets Authority with procedures facilitating faster and more effective information gathering and decision-making

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This article outlines the key changes made to the UK competition regime following the enactment of the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013, which provided for the merger of the Office of Fair Trading and Competition Commission to form the new Competition and Markets Authority. The authors (...)

7162 Review

Nigel Parr, Steven Vaz United Kingdom: Overview of the new competition regime

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This article outlines the key changes made to the UK competition regime following the enactment of the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013, which provided for the merger of the Office of Fair Trading and Competition Commission to form the new Competition and Markets Authority. The authors (...)

Catherine Hammon, Christophe Lemaire, Jean-Paul Tran Thiet, Michaël Cousin, Nigel Parr, Pierre-Alain Jeanneney Market Regulators: Towards a better institutional and procedural framework?

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The multiplication of "market authorities" - competition authorities and sectoral regulators - and the development of their means of action on the market raise the question of the coherence and the convergence of the institutional and procedural framework in which they operate. After a general (...)

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