Professor and Director of the LLM Programme, The City Law School, City University of London
Professor Riley is one of the leading competition law scholars in the United Kingdom. He co-founded and chairs the European-wide Competition Law Scholars Forum and is co-editor of the Competition Law Review. He also specialises in energy law, particularly in relation to the market and strategic questions in relation to pipeline gas and LNG. In the energy field he is researching a number of questions concerning market liberalization, and market regulation in both the Russian and European Union gas markets. He is currently working on a major paper examining the legal and geostrategic implications of the unconventional gas revolution. Professor Riley also advises governments, the EU institutions, NGOs and corporations on major strategic problems in relation to abuse of dominance, price-fixing and merger cases, as well as in relation to strategic problems found in the global and European energy markets.