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Jackie Holland

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Special Advisor, Slaughter and May
London, Great Britain

Experience & Areas of Interest:

Jackie has around 20 years' experience in the public and private legal sectors. She recently rejoined Slaughter and May, having spent five years at the Office of Fair Trading. Her roles at the OFT included Senior Director for the Policy Group, Procedural Adjudicator for Competition Act cases and as one of the decision-makers on merger cases. Jackie's responsibilities at the OFT included:

  • leading staff responsible for developing and advising on the OFT's competition, consumer and markets policies, as well as seeking to influence the future direction of international, EU and UK competition and consumer policy

  • leading the OFT's input on reforms to UK antitrust law including the transition to the new Competition and Markets Authority

  • acting as a Phase I decision maker on merger cases, deciding whether a merger should be referred to the Competition Commission for a detailed investigation

  • concurrency arrangements with the sectoral regulators with powers under the Competition Act 1998.


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