“He is able to take a step back and come up with very insightful angles on issues, whether those be legal answers or practical solutions to the situation," says one client, while another notes: "He gives sensible, plain-English advice in a way that is easy to understand.”
The "fabulous" Rod Carlton has a wide range of experience across the spectrum of competition law matters. His recent cases include complex mergers in the pharmaceutical and media sectors.
Interviewees say that he "stands out and is extremely good technically."
Clients are impressed at "how quickly he [gets] into the detail" and describe him as a "strong communicator who is pleasant to work with."
Clients describe Rod Carlton as "really outstanding - an extremely bright partner, someone who can think outside the box." He advises principally on merger control and investigations.
Described by clients as "consistently very insightful: he sees new angles that other people haven’t thought about, and is also very responsive." He assists clients across a broad range of sectors including financial services, technology, natural resources, energy, telecoms, media and retail