Malcolm Walton > Macfarlanes LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Macfarlanes LLP
20 CURSITOR STREET
LONDON
EC4A 1LT
England

Work Department

Competition

Position

Partner and head of the firm’s competition group and his experience covers a broad range of competition work.

Career

Trained Macfarlanes; qualified 2000; partner 2011

Lawyer Rankings

London > Dispute resolution > Competition litigation

Macfarlanes LLP is consistently engaged in standalone competition cases and follow-on damages actions. The team finds itself at the forefront of UK-based litigation in the pharmaceutical industry; Cameron Firth is considered by clients to be ‘ideal for the current wave of competition cases in the pharma sector’. Malcolm Walton leads the department, where recently promoted partner Simon Day is also noted.

London > Corporate and commercial > EU and competition

(Leading individuals)

Malcolm WaltonMacfarlanes LLP

The experience of Macfarlanes LLP’ ‘professional and thorough’ competition team spans multi-jurisdictional merger control advice, state aid, compliance and investigations by UK and EU regulators. Alongside its acclaimed work in the pharmaceutical sector, the group is also very active in the media, financial services, manufacturing, retail and consumer goods sectors. Malcolm Walton leads the practice, where clients also single out Cameron Firth, senior counsel Fiona Beattie and Tom Usher.