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ABBVIE

On the EU merger control aspects of its US$63 billion acquisition of Allergan

AERCAP

On obtaining merger clearances from the EU and several other jurisdictions for its US$30 billion acquisition of General Electric Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) from General Electric – one of the biggest M&A transactions of 2021

BHARTI GROUP

On its acquisition of the satellite company OneWeb jointly with the UK government, including obtaining merger and FDI clearances, and subsequent investments by SoftBank, Eutelsat and Hanwha, and advising OneWeb and Bharti Group on OneWeb's combination with Eutelsat including on several merger and FDI processes

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COMCAST AND SUBSIDIARY SKY

In connection with the EU and international merger control aspects of a new joint venture with ViacomCBS to create a new online TV streaming platform (SkyShowtime)

CAPITAL & COUNTIES

On competition aspects of its £3.5 billion all share merger with Shaftesbury Plc including securing unconditional Phase I merger clearance from the UK Competition and Markets Authority

CITIGROUP

In successfully defending a landmark criminal cartel prosecution brought by the CDPP and ACCC which was ultimately abandoned in one of only a handful of criminal cartel prosecutions brought in Australia

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Veronica Roberts

Partner, UK Regional Head of Practice, Competition, Regulation and Trade, London

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Linda Evans

Regional Head of Practice – Competition, Regulation and Trade, Australia, Sydney

Linda Evans
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Kyriakos Fountoukakos

Managing Partner, Competition Regulation and Trade, Brussels

Kyriakos Fountoukakos
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Sergio Sorinas

Partner, Paris

Sergio Sorinas
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Henar González Durántez

Partner, Madrid

Henar González Durántez
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Jean Meijer

Managing Partner, Johannesburg

Jean Meijer
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Adelaide Luke

Partner, Head of Competition, Asia, Hong Kong

Adelaide Luke
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Dr Marcel Nuys

Partner, Germany

Dr Marcel Nuys