Alexander Waksman

Gunnercooke (London)

Alexander Waksman’s practice focuses on EU and UK competition law, in particular merger control, anticompetitive agreements and abuse of dominance. He has written and lectured on a range of topics, including competition law, behavioural economics, financial regulation and corruption. Mr. Waksman joined Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton in 2015. He undertook a secondment to Hong Kong during his previous practice, advising on Asian competition law matters. He graduated with first class honors in 2010 and was awarded the Ruth Deech Law Prize. In 2011 he graduated from the European Master in Law and Economics program with Distinction, obtaining LL.M degrees from the University of Hamburg and the University of Haifa, and an M.A from the University of Bologna.



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Nicholas Levy, Paul Gilbert, Alexander Waksman, Ranulf Outhwaite, Courtney Olden The UK Parliament publishes an independent report on the state of national competition law


On 16 February 2021, John Penrose MP published an independent report on improving competition and consumer protection in the UK (the Report). It finds that the UK’s competition and consumer regime “has a good reputation, but not a great one”; progress on “cutting the costs of red tape” has stalled; (...)

Maurits J. F. M. Dolmans, Alexander Waksman, Nicholas Levy, Wanjie Lin, Romi Lepetska The UK Competition Tribunal publishes a summary of an application to commence collective proceedings for losses arising from a settlement decision finding infringements of article 101 TFEU in the automobile market (Mark McLaren)


On 1 April 2020, the CAT published a summary of an application to commence collective proceedings under section 47B of the Competition Act 1998. The application was filed by Mark McLaren Class Representative Limited, a special purpose vehicle, alleging losses arising from the European (...)

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