Paolo Palmigiano is the head of our UK Competition, EU and Trade practice. Paolo has over two decades of experience advising on European and UK competition law, both in private practice and in house, in regulated sectors such as telecommunications and media, financial services and payment systems, as well as in the automotive and manufacturing sectors.

Paolo's extensive experience extends to all areas of competition law including cartels, abuse of dominance, mergers, state aid and follow-on damages claims. He has advised on vertical agreements and information exchanges.
Paolo has created and implemented antitrust compliance programmes and handled dawn raids situations as well as possessing deep experience in competition litigation. 

Paolo has often represented clients in front of the Competition Appeals Tribunal and the European Court of Justice.

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Competition, EU & trade

Paolo Palmigiano speaks to CNBC on the EU's new state aid rules

18 May 2020

by Paolo Palmigiano

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Competition, EU & trade

State aid in 2008 and 2020 – what’s new?

15 May 2020

by Paolo Palmigiano

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COVID-19: The relaxation of competition law in the food and drink industry

15 April 2020

by multiple authors

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Competition law issues shaping the pharmaceutical sector

9 April 2020

by Paolo Palmigiano and Louisa Penny

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