Bella Spring

Antitrust & Foreign Investment Senior PSL, London

“I am an experienced EU and UK competition specialist who supports the global competition practice in all aspects of its work through the delivery of innovative knowhow and training solutions for internal lawyers and clients.”

Overview

Professional experience

Education and qualifications

Overview

Bella is a Senior Professional Support Lawyer based in our London office, advising on all areas of EU and UK competition law. Bella has extensive experience as an in-house technical expert, supporting our lawyers by:

  • providing strategic legal advice and practical solutions on a wide range of EU and UK competition law issues across a number of sectors;
  • monitoring and giving valuable insight on legal and commercial trends and developments; and
  • cultivating a group culture of knowledge sharing.

Bella writes extensively about developments of strategic legal importance to our clients. She leads on our annual global thought leadership pieces and regularly contributes to our dedicated blog, LinkingCompetition. Bella has a particular interest in sustainability and competition law and is leading the AFIG team’s focus in this area.

Professional experience

Bella qualified as a solicitor in England & Wales in 2010 and joined Linklaters in 2011. Bella became a Managing PSL in 2015 and was promoted to Senior PSL in 2019.

Education and qualifications

Bella graduated with First Class Honours in Law and French Law from University College London and Université Paul Cézanne (Aix-Marseille III). She has a Post-Graduate Diploma in EU Competition Law from King’s College London.