James Webber is lauded by clients for his "towering intellect and exceptional enthusiasm". One source effuses that he is "excellent, very on the ball, good with clients, and no-nonsense".
James Webber is a partner of the London and Brussels offices and his practice focuses on EU and UK antitrust law.
James is recognised as a leading figure in the next generation of antitrust lawyers. He was selected by Global Competition Review in their latest survey as one of the "40 under 40" brightest antitrust lawyers in the world and is listed in The Legal 500: UK as a "superstar".
James’s competition practice and experience are unusually broad covering merger control, behavioural competition, state aid and litigation. His work has included acting as lead adviser on EUMR and CMA merger approvals, distribution, defending cartel damages actions, advising in respect of UK market investigations and studies as well as counselling clients on ongoing antitrust and competition matters.