Anna Lyle-Smythe is a partner in the Slaughter and May Competition Group. Anna’s contentious experience includes advice on EU Commission cartel investigations, the appeal of cartel fines to the European Courts and advising clients in the context of investigations by the UK competition and sectoral regulators. She has also been involved in a substantial number of merger cases before the UK and EU competition authorities, as well as advising on the multi-jurisdictional aspects of merger review.
Anna’s current and recent matters include advising CSR in respect of its acquisition by Qualcomm; INEOS on its acquisition of sole control of Styrolution; and Ericsson on its acquisition of Red Bee Media.
Anna was named in Management Today’s "35 under 35" list of high-flying young business women.