Oliver Bates

Oliver Bates

  • Associate

Oliver is an associate in the Competition Department. He has broad experience in acting for and advising clients on UK and EU competition law matters.

Oliver advises clients on merger control aspects of transactions, behavioural competition law matters as well as competition law issues arising in the design and implementation of global distribution and commercial strategies. He also has experience representing clients in appeal proceedings before the Competition Appeal Tribunal and Court of Appeal in relation to alleged anti-competitive conduct.

Oliver advises across a wide variety of industry sectors including retail, fashion, luxury and consumer goods, sports, manufacturing and technology.