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Emma Lythgoe

Managing Associate | London

“Emma has been brilliant. She is really easy to work with, clear in explaining complex advice with many shades of grey and really weighs up the risks and demonstrates she cares. I feel I can trust her advice and that the company is in safe hands”
Head of Legal & Compliance at a UK PLC

Call: 0345 077 9561  Mobile: 0781 275 9392

About Emma

Emma is a Managing Associate in the London Competition team. She advises on a range of UK competition law issues, including merger control and behavioural issues, and also has experience of national security and investment, compliance and regulatory, competition litigation and subsidy control. Emma also regularly works with clients in the manufacturing, retail, beauty and personal care, hospitality, transport and energy sectors, and works closely with public authorities.

Emma regularly delivers client training, including on competition compliance and dawn raids, to Boards of Directors, Senior Management and In-House Legal teams. Notable recent work has included leading an internal investigation for a PLC into competition compliance, which involved interviewing employees and advising on making an approach to the CMA as well as drafting and project managing a UK merger notification which led to an unconditional Phase 1 merger clearance from the CMA.

Emma joined Freeths from BT Plc and is an expert on telecommunications. Emma has also lived in Spain and speaks Spanish


Postgraduate diploma in EU Competition, King's College London

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