Robert O'Donoghue


Robert O'Donoghue is a senior junior with extensive experience of all aspects of EU and Competition Law. He has appeared in numerous cases in the UK courts (both general and specialist), as well as the CFI and ECJ. He has a particular interest in utility regulation (telecoms, energy, water) under both EU and UK laws.

His practice also includes extensive experience in EU law matters more generally, including free movement cases, public procurement, intellectual property, conflict of laws, pharmaceutical regulation, and state aid.

He has published, spoken, and taught extensively on EU and competition laws.

He spent 10 years working in Brussels between 1997-2007 for Brick Court Chambers, DG Competition, and Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP.

He is highly recommended in the leading legal guides and journals, with Legal 500 (2008).