Nicholas Levy’s practice focuses on EU and UK antitrust law. He has extensive experience in notifying mergers and joint ventures under the EU Merger Regulation, coordinating the notification of international transactions, and advising on all aspects of antitrust law, including anti-cartel enforcement, collaborative arrangements, vertical agreements and unilateral conduct.
Over the past 25 years, he has been involved in numerous matters before the European Commission, the UK Competition and Markets Authority, the EU Courts in Luxembourg, and the UK Competition Appeal Tribunal.
He is recognised as a leading antitrust lawyer by Chambers and Partners and was included in Euromoney’s Guide to the World’s Leading Competition Lawyers and Global Competition Review’s ‘45 Under 45’ and ‘40 Under 40’ surveys of the world’s brightest young antitrust lawyers.
Mr Levy has written and spoken widely on a broad array of European competition law issues, and has authored a two-volume treatise entitled European Merger Control Law: A Guide to the Merger Regulation, published by LexisNexis. Mr Levy joined Cleary Gottlieb in 1990 and became a partner in 1999. He is a graduate of Oxford University and the City University of London.
Mr Levy is a member of the Bar of England and Wales and a solicitor of the senior courts of England and Wales.