Lisa Wright is “an excellent and well-respected adviser” who is known for her profound ability on merger control matters and competition regulation.
Lisa has extensive experience across a wide range of competition, regulatory and EU work, including merger control, antitrust, market investigations, state aid, public procurement and sector regulation.
Lisa’s recent highlights include advising: Marsh & McLennan on its acquisition of Jardine Lloyd Thompson; innogy on the combination of its subsidiary Npower with SSE’s domestic retail operations in Great Britain; Ocado in relation to its joint venture with Marks & Spencer; Wood Group on its acquisition of Amec Foster Wheeler; Actelion on its acquisition by Johnson & Johnson and the demerger of its R&D operations; and Michael Kors on its acquisitions of Jimmy Choo and Versace.
Lisa has featured in W@Competition’s list of “40 in their 40s – notable women competition professionals” and previously in Global Competition Review’s top “40 under 40” leading competition lawyers. She is also recognised as a leading lawyer by The Legal 500 UK and Who’s Who Legal. Lisa is the author of the UK chapter of Getting the Deal Through: Cartel Regulation.