Elaine Whiteford draws on her extensive experience to advise clients on all aspects of contentious competition law. She has particular expertise in regulatory and cartel investigations, abuse of dominance cases, as well as follow-on and stand alone damages litigation and multi-jurisdictional commercial litigation involving competition law issues.
Ms. Whiteford has represented clients facing investigations by the European Commission and other European competition and sectoral regulators. She has also challenged regulatory decisions before the Competition Appeal Tribunal and the General Court of the European Union. She has successfully brought judicial reviews of legislation implementing EU directives in a number of EU jurisdictions.
Elaine Whiteford has also been involved in many of the most significant competition damages cases brought in England, before the High Court, the Competition Appeal Tribunal and the Court of Appeal.
Previously Ms. Whiteford taught EU law and UK Constitutional law at Universities in the UK and the Netherlands, and she regularly produces thought leadership pieces on key topics within the field of competition litigation.