Charles is recognised as a leading competition lawyer in Australia by external peer and client surveys including Who’s Who Legal, Best Lawyers and Legal 500. Clients say of Charles “I would not dream of briefing any other competition lawyer”, “he is excellent”, has “phenomenal client service ethics”, “knows our business better than any other external lawyer" and “is fearless.”
Charles is deeply involved in matters spanning all areas of competition law, but has developed a leading reputation in enforcement matters involving the Australian Consumer Law; and acting for various private equity clients on a broad range of merger clearance applications.
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"Charles is very knowledgeable in the area of competition law and regulatory compliance"
"He provides pragmatic advice which is tailored to the commercial needs of the business"
"He has a real ability to think through the issues and find solutions"