• Professional experience:

    As a lawyer he advises companies on a wide range of competition law issues, ranging from cartel enforcement to abuse of dominant position and to pre-merger notification assessment, with a focus on commercial and regulatory issues. In the past two decades he advised the Italian Ministry of Foreign Trade on International Trade and Competition Law issues; worked at the Enforcement Division of the Office of Fair Trading (now Competition and Markets Authority, CMA) in London, Branch 'Media, Sport and Communications Industries', and worked with the General Counsel of a global telecoms player on public procurement and UK/European Competition Law. In Italy he recently advised one of the largest operators in the retail industry on unfair competition and State aid issues, one of the largest associations of undertakings on distribution, price composition and vertical-integration dynamics, and on a State aid issue for a major European client.


    LUISS Guido Carli (J.D. and Master in International Relations); Georgetown University, D.C. (U.S. Law Course); European Law Institute, ULB, Brussels (LL.M.); King’s College London (M.Phil. and Ph.D.).


    Pierluigi Congedo Of Counsel


    Office: London

    Practice: Antitrust and Competition Media and Communications Data Protection and Information Technology Corporate and Commercial Transactions Litigation and Arbitration

    He is a member of the Law Society of England and Wales, member of the Italian Bar, Fellow of the British Higher Education Academy, Fellow of the Academic Society of Competition Law Scholars, research affiliated at King’s College London, member of the British-Italian Lawyers Association, Collaborateur Scientifique of the European Law Institute, Brussels.

    Languages: English, Italian, French, German