Stephen Kon Senior consultant

Stephen has 40 years’ experience advising and representing clients in a wide range of EU law and UK competition and regulatory matters and is widely recognised as a leading EU and UK competition and regulation lawyer.

Stephen’s extensive experience spans advising and representing clients on some of the largest and highest profile transactional and behavioural competition and regulatory matters, both contentious and non-contentious, at EU and UK domestic level. Over recent years his work has included advising on Brexit and its consequences for clients’ businesses. His practice has included advising, acting and often appearing as advocate in a large number of leading cases before UK and EU competition authorities and EU and UK courts and tribunals, including cutting edge merger and cartel cases and judicial challenges to EU and UK government decisions or actions.

As an advocate, he has Higher Rights of Audience and is also a mediator accredited by the Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR). He has published widely on a wide range of EU and UK domestic competition and regulatory matters.

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"Clients benefit from Stephen Kon's vast experience in EC and CMA investigations, which he provides pursuant to his role as a senior consultant at the firm. ‘He has seen everything,’ says one source, adding: ‘He is able to understand what the key issues will be before they come up’."

Chambers UK 2020

"Stephen Kon certainly stands out in this field."

The UK Legal 500 2019

"Stephen Kon offers 'a mix of very good technical legal advice applied in a commercial context'."

Chambers UK 2018

"Stephen Kon is 'commercial and pragmatic' praised for his 'technically brilliant and creative advice'"

The UK Legal 500 2018

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