Elizabeth Jordan

Senior Counsel

Elizabeth advises leading corporates and major financial institutions on a broad range of contentious matters. She is experienced in conducting complex and high-value disputes, often with a cross-jurisdictional dimension, and has particular expertise in managing mass claims and group actions.

Competition litigation is a particular focus of Elizabeth’s practice. She has acted on some of the most high profile competition disputes brought before the English courts and Competition Appeal Tribunal, and has extensive trial experience. She also regularly advises clients in connection with investigations by competition authorities.


  • Defending MAN in multiple follow-on claims brought before the Competition Appeal Tribunal in reliance on the 2016 settlement agreement with the European Commission in respect of the alleged trucks cartel.
  • Representing Louis Dreyfus on significant damages claims related to an alleged cartel in the Brazilian orange juice market.
  • Advising Vodafone on a collective proceedings claim brought by Mr Justin Gutmann in relation to an alleged abuse of dominance for charging so-called ‘loyalty penalties’.

Elizabeth joined Slaughter and May in 2020 from another magic circle law firm. She is ranked as a Next Generation Partner for Competition Litigation in the Legal 500 and is also “highly recommended” for Competition Law in Chambers and Partners. She is recognised as a Competition Global Leader in Who’s Who Legal GCR Report 2022 and is also recognised for Competition Law, as a 2023 Thought Leader, and in the 2023 Edition of the Best Lawyers rankings.

“Elizabeth Jordan impresses with her ability to advise on competition litigation on behalf of prominent transport and manufacturing companies. Her work includes advice on collective proceedings and cartel damages actions.” Chambers and Partners, 2023

“Liz Jordan is a future star to watch out for.” Legal 500, 2023

“She has strong analytical skills and is commercially aware.” Legal 500, 2019