Anna Morfey > Hausfeld & Co LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile
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Solicitor Advocate Anna Morfey, Partner at Hausfeld London, has over 15 years’ experience advising on EU/UK Competition Law issues and litigating Competition Damages claims, both in relation to abuse of dominance and cartels. Her litigation experience extends across the High Court, CAT, Court of Appeal, Supreme Court and, at European level, before the General Court and Court of Justice.
She has represented household-name clients in some of the most high-profile cartel damages claims including Trucks, Bearings, Power Cables, PU Foam, Smart Card Chips, Industrial Bags, Carbon & Graphite Products, Elevators & Escalators and Marine Hoses. She is involved in investigations of abuse of dominance claims and merger investigations related to major tech companies, including acting for vertical search engines in damages claims against Google and intervening in litigation in the European courts in the Google Shopping cases, and advising an interested third-party in the EU’s review of the Google/Fitbit merger. Anna has also acted for the class representative in a collective action claim against several train operating companies alleging stand-alone abuses of dominance.
Anna is co-chair of the IBA’s Antitrust Litigation Working Group and sits on the GCR Editorial Board. She participates in the UK’s CAT User Group and the Joint Working Party which engages with government and the CMA regarding competition matters.
Previously at Freshfields and Clifford Chance in London and Brussels.
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Lawyer Rankings(Next Generation Partners)
Hausfeld & Co LLP garners praise as ‘the leading competition litigation firm acting on the claimant side’. It excels in antitrust damages claims at UK and European level. The London-based group is increasingly present in the courts in the Netherlands, France and Spain, where it often works with local litigators. In a significant development, Scott Campbell was appointed as the head of the competition disputes department in October 2019. The team also includes London managing partner Anthony Maton, who is seen as ‘a trailblazer’ in the area of private competition law enforcement in the UK. Lesley Hannah, who is particularly prominent in the technology sector, ‘combines a great eye for detail with strategic and tactical vision for each case’. The ‘very able, pleasant, diligent and commercial’ Anna Morfey specialises in claims arising from alleged cartels in the trucks and the automotive industries. Nicola Boyle has had a leading role in pursuing claims on behalf of UK retailers against MasterCard and Visa in relation to unlawful interchange fees. Boyle and recently promoted partner Tom Bolster are also key contacts for multijurisdictional claims. In 2019, the group continued to expand, with there being a number of hires at counsel and associate level.
- Competition litigation - London > Dispute resolution
- Next Generation Partners - London > Dispute resolution > Competition litigation