Peter Crowther is a partner in Winston & Strawn’s London office. Mr. Crowther has significant experience of EU merger control, national and international cartels, state aid, trade/sanctions, free movement, and other general EU and competition law.
A significant part of Mr. Crowther's practice involves defending companies in a wide range of national and international enforcement proceedings, often simultaneously across a range of jurisdictions. He also devises and implements compliance programmes covering areas such as competition, trade/sanctions, bribery, and corruption.
Mr. Crowther is a former law lecturer and former holder of a Jean Monnet Professorship in European Law. He has been recognised in Chambers and Legal 500 since 2006 and was named one of The Lawyer's “Hot 100” for 2011.
Mr. Crowther is widely published, including for many years authoring a chapter of the looseleaf publication Butterworths Competition Law (eds Freeman and Whish). His articles have appeared in many journals including the European Competition Law Review.
EducationPhD, EU Competition Law, Copenhagen Business School, 1997Masters in Law and Economics, University of Oxford, 1993BA, Keele University, 1992