Charlotte accepts instructions from regulators in relation to enforcement proceedings, in particular in the context of warrant applications.
Examples of recent cases:
Concordia warrant litigation: represented the Competition and Markets Authority (led by Jason Beer QC) in a long running challenge to a search warrant issued under the Competition Act 1998:
-  EWCA Civ 1881: determination of a preliminary issue concerning the reliance on PII material when defending an application to vary a warrant;
-  EWHC 3158 (Ch): the use of special advocates in such a challenge;
-  EWHC 3448 (Ch): determination of PII application;
-  EWHC 47 (Ch): determination of substantive challenge to the warrant.
Competition and Markets Authority v Unnamed (Chancery Division): various ex parte applications for warrants under s28 Competition Act 1998.