Paula Riedel

Paula Riedel

United Kingdom, London
Partner at Kirkland & Ellis
Profession: Lawyer, Attorney / Solicitor
Industry: Competition, Law Practice


Paula Riedel is a partner in Kirkland & Ellis’ London office. Her practice spans the full spectrum of antitrust requirements, in particular multinational merger control, antitrust, state aid and general compliance. Paula is recognised as a leading individual in the directories and was voted GCR Dealmaker of the Year in 2020. She is a long-standing tutor on King’s College’s Postgraduate Diploma in EU Competition Law and is a former Chair of the Law Society Competition Section.


French, German


AntitrustMerger ControlState AidCompetition PolicyCompliance ProgrammesEU antitrust


Kirkland & Ellis

Partner at Kirkland & Ellis

August 2015 - Present • London, United Kingdom

Partner in the European Antitrust Team.


Partner at Linklaters

21 years 5 mth • February 1994 - July 2015 • London, UK

Made Partner in the Competition and Antitrust Team in 2003.


College of Law

Law Society Finals, First Class

College of Law

Common Professional Examination

University of Oxford

Modern Languages (French & German), First Class Honours

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