Adam Lapthorn

Adam Lapthorn

Adam advises clients on a range of strategic and regulatory issues, with a particular focus on retail and consumer facing sectors.

Adam has recent experience working on local market merger cases before the CMA. For example, the unconditional clearance of Tesco’s merger with and Booker and FirstGroup’s complete and unconditional release of undertakings relating to a previous merger case. He has also designed and delivered training in behavioural economics for senior management at UK high street banks.

Adam  holds an MPhil in Economics and a BA in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics, both from the University of Oxford.


What was the last book you read?

Africa: Altered States, Ordinary Miracles.

How would your pet describe you?

It wouldn’t, it’s a houseplant.

What did you want to be when you were 10?

Prime minister