Peter Freeman CBE QC (Hon)
Peter Freeman is a solicitor who has held senior posts in UK competition enforcement. He is a member of the Lloyd's Enforcement Appeal Tribunal Panel. From 2011 to 2013, he was Senior Consultant to the international law firm Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton. From 2005 to 2011, he was Chairman of the CC, having been a Deputy Chairman since 2003. Prior to that, he practised for 30 years at the international law firm Simmons & Simmons, 25 of them as a partner, managing the Commercial Department and heading the EC and Competition Law practice group.
He was for many years Chairman of the Regulatory Policy Institute, Oxford, and has written and spoken widely on competition and regulatory law. He is a member of the advisory boards of the Economic and Social Research Centre for Competition Policy at the University of East Anglia and the International Competition Forum, University of St Gallen, the Scientific Board of Concurrencia e Regulacao, Lisbon, and is also a member of the Council of the University of Bath.