Kathleen Gooi Linklaters


Kathleen is a managing associate of the global Antitrust & Foreign Investment practice at Linklaters in Hong Kong. She has a wide range of experience based on her work both as a regulator and as a private practitioner, across Asia and in the UK. Kathleen advises on Asia focused mergers, including advising on transaction structures and coordination of multi-jurisdictional filings. She also advises on on-going cartel and distribution investigations in Hong Kong. Kathleen spent nearly four years as a case manager at the Hong Kong Competition Commission before joining Linklaters. During that time, she managed a wide range of investigations on cartels, and assisted in the formulation of the Commission’s policies, including leniency and cooperation. She also worked at a major PRC law firm based in Hong Kong, advising on a wide range of complex antitrust matters and assisting on SAMR filings. Prior to moving to Hong Kong, Kathleen worked at a major Malaysian law firm and UK telecoms regulator, OFCOM.

2022 Awards

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2020 Awards


Nominee, 2022 Antitrust Writing Awards: Business, Private Enforcement

Nominee, 2021 Antitrust Writing Awards: Academic, Asian Antitrust

Nominee, 2020 Antitrust Writing Awards: Business, Asian Antitrust

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