Mairi McMartin

Mairi McMartin

Antitrust & Foreign Investment Senior PSL, Brussels

“I am an experienced EU competition lawyer based in Brussels. EU competition law is continuously developing as markets and the way that companies do business evolve. I focus on keeping our practice up to date with legal developments. I also write extensively on current topics which interest our clients.”

Overview

Professional experience

Education and qualifications

Published works

Overview

Mairi is a Senior Professional Support Lawyer (PSL) based in our Brussels office. She has over 15 years of experience advising on a broad range of complex EU competition law matters. Mairi is an in-house technical expert on procedural and substantive issues concerning EU merger control and antitrust law.

She crafts knowhow and training for Linklaters’ global competition lawyers to ensure that the team is on top of the latest developments and changes in practice.

She edits and writes for our LinkingCompetition blog as well as many of our client alerts and thought leadership pieces, providing commentary on a wide range of topics for our clients.

Mairi is actively engaged in assisting clients with knowledge and learning.

Professional experience

Mairi qualified as a solicitor in England & Wales in 2006 and spent almost five years in practice at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in Brussels before joining Linklaters as a competition PSL in 2011. Mairi was promoted to Managing PSL in 2013.

She is a member of the E list of the Brussels bar.

Mairi speaks English and German.

Education and qualifications

Mairi read law at the University of Glasgow and the Freie Universität Berlin. She has a Post-Graduate Diploma with Distinction in EU Competition Law from King’s College London.

Published works

Mairi regularly publishes on a broad range of EU competition law topics. She writes extensively for and edits our global competition and antitrust blog, LinkingCompetition.

Examples include: