LONDON, June 24, 2022: Euromoney Legal Media Group recognized Morgan Lewis partner Frances Murphy as its Antitrust & Competition Lawyer of the Year at the Women in Business Law Awards EMEA 2022. Launched in 2011, the annual awards are determined by a robust submission and research process, including peer reviews, and recognize the achievements of leading women lawyers across Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. Individual winners are judged on their professional accomplishments as well as their advocacy and influence within their fields.
Frances represents clients in complex, high-value global cartel investigations, alleged abuse of dominance matters, and civil proceedings for damages for breach of competition law/antitrust laws. She has experience defending investigations by competition authorities, including the UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), the UK Financial Conduct Authority, and the European Commission, and in leading actions in the Competition Authority Tribunal, English courts, and European Courts.