Joel Gory

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Joel Gory is a partner in the Antitrust & Competition Team based in London. Joel advises on a wide range of issues under the EU and UK competition law regimes, including merger control, foreign investment review, the EU foreign subsidies regime, antitrust advisory work, cartel investigations and competition law compliance. Joel frequently leads the coordination of merger control and foreign investment review processes for high-profile, cross-border transactions.

Prior to joining Kirkland, Joel practiced competition law in Hong Kong, during the introduction of its competition law regime.

Joel also regularly represents pro bono clients in disputes before the UK Employment Tribunal.


Thought Leadership


Co-author, “European Cartel Digest” (United Kingdom chapter) (July 2016)


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2013, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria, Australia


  • English
  • Spanish


  • Monash UniversityFirst Class Honours2013