Timothy Cowen

Partner Preiskel & Co LLP

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4 King’s Bench Walk, Temple,
London EC4Y 7DL United Kingdom

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Tim leads the competition law team at Preiskel & Co. He is independently recognised as one of the leading regulatory lawyers in the EU.

Previously, Tim led BT's competition law and public policy team for many years, before becoming General Counsel. Since rejoining private practice, he has dealt with almost every type of case in telecoms and competition law, advising on the application of the law, and leading merger notifications and competition litigation. He is regularly praised by clients for his commercially strategic legal advice.

Tim has particular expertise in Phase II merger enquiries before the UK Competition and Markets Authority. Recent work includes representing the purchaser in two Phase II merger inquiries, and a review before the Competition Appeal Tribunal of a CMA merger enquiry decision.

He is currently representing a number of parties before the UK Competition and Markets  Authority, and in relation to the European Commission's Google investigations.

Tim is also active in the competition policy sphere, penning numerous papers and speaking at various events on the topic.

Firm Description

Preiskel & Co is a boutique law firm based in the City of London that specializes in UK and international corporate and commercial, specialist litigation, and regulatory and competition matters.

The firm is independently recognised as a leader in the telecommunications, media, and technology sectors, an possesses significant expertise across a range of other sectors.

Its partners are praised by clients for their industry expertise and commercial approach.

The firm is the UK member of the Lexing Network, a network of independent law firms across the globe.