Rob Murray is a partner in Mishcon De Reya's Dispute Resolution department. He specialises in competition law damages claims and has represented clients in leading competition damages claims in the English High Court and the Competition Appeal Tribunal. Rob is ranked as a Leading Individual for Competition Litigation in Legal 500 2015 and Chambers & Partners 2016. Rob is also Council Member of the European Maritime Law Organisation and a member of the Steering Committee of the European Competition Litigation Forum. He is also a former Reporting Panel member of the UK Competition Commission.
On 24 January, the Supreme Court decided, by a majority of eight judges to three, that the Government can only trigger Article 50 – the process by which the UK can leave the EU – after an Act of Parliament has been passed. Nothing less will do.