Joel was seconded to one of the world's leading online retailers for six months in September 2012. During this time, Joel:
Insurance and Reinsurance
Joel's second seat was in the Firm's Insurance and Reinsurance Department, where he:
conducted detailed legal research at the pre-action stage of an asbestos-related insurance litigation; and
assisted with an extensive disclosure exercise in an arbitration between a pharmaceutical business and its insurer.
Antitrust / Competition Law
Joel's first seat was in the Firm's Antitrust / Competition Law Department, where he acted for retail and sports clients on a range of work including:
a review of national competition authorities' pre-merger clearance thresholds;
advising on competition issues arising from a negotiated public procurement process; and
conducting a data room process for the European Commission in connection with an investigation under Article 101 TFEU.