Robin NoblePartner at Oxera
Robin specialises in quantifying damages. He led the Oxera team that worked together with DG Competition to develop a handbook to aid quantification of antitrust damages. He has a wide range of experience in damages matters, working on cases in the UK, the USA, the Netherlands, Germany and South Africa. He has been active on more than 30 of these cases in recent years, including cartel damages, exclusionary cases, and breaches of contract. Notable examples include working with Nokia in its claim against the LCD cartel, and acting for RWE Dea in defending a claim for damages related to its involvement in the paraffin waxes cartel. Robin has testifying and cross-examination experience, and has been formally appointed as expert in several cases.
Robin also specialises in competition economics. Recent work in the field has included providing advice on mergers at the European Commission, UK Office of Fair Trading, and the South African Competition Tribunal in sectors such as retailing, aviation, rail, wholesaling, water, forestry and mineral extraction. He is listed in The International Who’s Who of Competition Lawyers & Economists 2014 and Euromoney's Expert Guides – Competition and Antitrust 2014, and has acted as reviewer on publications such as European Journal of Law and Economics.