OFT makes internal appointment
01 Aug 2008by WWL Editorial
UK consumer and competition authority the Office of Fair Trading has announced that Frances Barr has become its new general counsel based in London. The appointment comes after former general counsel Brian McHenry stepped down in May this year.
Barr is a competition specialist and legal director at the OFT and has worked for the authority for the past 10 years, following a period practising at Slaughter and May.