“Clients appreciate his strategic insight and informed advice”
Alastair Mordaunt is a very well-respected former director of a dedicated competition enforcement team at the UK’s Office of Fair Trading, and a recent high-profile recruit to [Freshfields’] office in Hong Kong.
Clients praise the quality of the firm's client service, saying: 'Freshfields always make themselves available. They understand client needs and address them appropriately. They are proactive and address issues I don't think of.'
Former OFT regulator Alastair Mordaunt is recognised for his impressive knowledge of merger control. Clients appreciate his strategic insight and informed advice.
The team at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer is praised for its ‘reasoned, practical and commercial advice’, and ‘good understanding of the local market’. With [Alastair’s] arrival, the team is well placed to continue its Hong Kong Competition Ordinance compliance work, as well as handle new investigations as they arise. The firm’s international client base and reputation in corporate M&A also makes it a popular choice for merger control work.
The firm tops the global elite for the eighth year in a row, a remarkable achievement that testifies to the experience and expertise of its sizeable partnership and associate base. It boasts a formidable roster of clients, which year on year, turn to the firm for advice on matters that often read like a list of the world’s most significant mergers, investigations and damages claims.
to be published Global Competition Review - The Asia-Pacific Antitrust Review 2017 - Hong Kong: i) Cartels, ii) Dominance and iii) Merger Control
January 2017 Hong Kong Competition Ordinance: One Year On
January 2017 MOFCOM fines company for failure to file foreign-to-foreign transaction in China
September 2016 Antitrust Legal Quick Tip: M&A – Five Key Antitrust Tips