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Lawrence Freeman
Senior Counsel at Bird & Bird


Lawrence Freeman is a Senior Counsel based in the Brussels office of Bird & Bird. He has over 25 years of experience handling issues of European regulatory, competition and commercial law both in private practice and in-house.

Lawrence joined Bird & Bird in September 2018 after spending 5 years as the European Counsel at Tesla, Inc. where he founded the European legal department. At Tesla Lawrence advised both on day-to-day and on highly strategic legal and regulatory issues and developed a unique expertise in regulatory issues regarding electric, connected and autonomous vehicles.

Before joining Tesla, Lawrence worked as a regulatory and competition lawyer at international law firms in Brussels and London.

Lawrence is admitted as a Solicitor (England and Wales) and is a member of the Brussels Bar.

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Agenda Sessions

  • E-mobility, Vehicle Connectivity and Automated/Autonomous Driving: Competition Law Concerns