Nigel Seay is the head of Travers Smith LLP's competition practice. He has been a partner at Travers Smith since 2007. Nigel advises on EU, UK and multi-jurisdictional merger control matters, as well as the full range of behavioural EU and UK competition law matters. Nigel's practice is also increasingly focused on competition litigation before the English courts. In addition, Nigel advises on sector specific regulation.
Nigel has extensive experience of representing clients before the European Commission, the UK Competition and Markets Authority and the various UK sectoral regulators. Nigel acts for clients across a wide variety of industry sectors and has been particularly active in the financial services, technology, media, retail and energy and infrastructure sectors.
Nigel is a former chair of the competition section of the Law Society of England and Wales.
Nigel has been recognised for his work in national legal publications. According to Chambers UK, Nigel is "very creative and solution-oriented". According to The Legal 500 UK, he "is very knowledgeable and a pleasure to work with".
WWL says: Nigel Seay is a "very talented guy", praised for his ability to "distill complex information while still retaining a commercial context"
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