Leaders in Competition

Eight Davies Partners Recognized in  Who’s Who Legal: Competition 2018

Davies partners George Addy, Anita Banicevic, John Bodrug, Adam Fanaki, Sandra Forbes, Mark Katz and Elisa Kearney have been identified as leaders in their field in the 2018 edition of Who’s Who Legal: Competition.

In addition, Davies partner Charles Tingley has been named a Future Leader – a recognition awarded to practitioners aged 45 and under who stand out for their competition law expertise.

Davies’ Competition, Antitrust & Foreign Investment team is internationally known for its expertise across the full spectrum of competition and foreign investment review issues. The team most recently advised Monsanto Company on competition and regulatory matters in its US$66-billion acquisition by Bayer AG.

Who’s Who Legal: Competition is an annual report featuring over 1,000 top competition lawyers from across the globe. Results are based upon comprehensive, independent survey work with both general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide.


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