Gavin RobertSenior Consultant at Euclid Law
Before joining Euclid Law as a Senior Consultant, Gavin Robert was a partner in Linklaters Competition/Antitrust Department for 14 years. Gavin retired as a partner in 2013 to become a Panel Member at the UK Competition & Markets Authority (and previously the UK Competition Commission), where he decided complex merger, market and antitrust cases for five years until March 2018.
Gavin has expertise across the full breadth of EU and UK competition law, including mergers, joint ventures, cartels, agreements, information exchange, abuse of a dominant position and State aid.
In addition to EU and UK competition law, Gavin has considerable experience of other jurisdictions around the world, especially China and Hong Kong where he led the development of Linklaters’ competition practice for a number of years. Gavin was listed in GCR’s 40 under 40 Competition Lawyers, and has been consistently ranked in Tier 1 for Competition in most leading directories, including Chambers and Legal 500.
Gavin also teaches competition law as part of the Masters programme at Cambridge University, and is deputy Chair of REAch2, the largest primary multi-academy trust in the UK that operates 60 primary schools educating around 20,000 children across England.
Gavin obtained an LLM and MA from Cambridge University, and a Licence Speciale en Droit from the Institut d’Etudes Europeenes at the Free University of Brussels.