Simon is a partner in Gilbert + Tobin’s Competition and Regulation group and leads the Melbourne competition practice. He specialises in competition law and regulated industries, with particular expertise across the energy, telecommunications, resources and transport sectors.
Simon advises extensively on infrastructure and access issues, including on access issues and disputes, pricing design, technical and economic regulation.
He regularly acts for clients in competition litigation, as well as merger and judicial review processes in regulated industries. He has extensive experience advising clients on merger clearances, ACCC investigations and enforcement matters as well as the design and, where necessary, authorisation of a range of collaborative arrangements as well as engagement with sectoral regulators.
Simon is recommended by Best Lawyers 2017 and 2018 for his work in Competition Law, Regulatory Practice, and Telecommunications Law. Legal 500 2016 notes that Simon Muys is ‘the reason why some clients start instructing the firm’. He is listed in 2017 Global Who’s Who Legal for Competition and Telecommunications/Media.
Simon is a member of the Competition and Consumer Committee of the Law Council and the Energy and Resources Law Association (AMPLA) and he is an officer of the Communications Committee of the International Bar Association.
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