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Fabian Martens

Fabian Martens, LL.M., LL.M., MA


CMS von Erlach Poncet Ltd.
Dreikönigstrasse 7
P.O. Box
8022 Zurich
Languages German, English, French, Japanese

Fabian Martens is an experienced lawyer in the field of Swiss and European competition and anti-trust law, procurement law and regulated markets.

He advises and represents clients before the Swiss Competition Commission and the Swiss courts throughout all areas of anti-trust law. His experience includes the conduct of procedures under anti-trust law and private anti-trust law (damages claims), along with merger control procedures and compliance programmes such as training, e-learning, mock dawn raids and internal investigations.

Fabian Martens’ clients come from various sectors, including in particular retail trade, the financial sector, luxury cosmetics, telecommunications, logistics, construction and energy.

Fabian Martens has long-standing experience at renowned national and international corporate law firms and as an in-house lawyer. 

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  • 2019 – Master in Economics for Competition Law, King's College London
  • 2016 – Postgraduate Diploma Economics for Competition Law, King’s College London
  • 2013 – Advanced Professional Certificate in Law and Business, NYU Stern School of Business
  • 2013 – Master of Laws, LL.M., National University of Singapore (NUS)
  • 2013 – Master of Laws, LL.M., New York University (NYU)
  • 2009 – Licence to practise law (Zurich)
  • 2006 – Degree in law, lic. iur., University of Zurich
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  • Swiss Bar Association (SBA)
  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV, Specialist Group for Competition Law)
  • Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht e.V.
  • Swiss Lawyers’ Society
  • Europa Institut Zurich (EIZ)
  • Swiss-Japanese Chamber of Commerce (SJCC)
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  • Book review: DIKE-Kommentar Bundesgesetz über Kartelle und andere Wettbewerbsbeschränkungen, in: SJZ/RSJ 115 (2019) Nr. 16/17, 550, Fabian Martens.
  • Kartellrecht Entwicklungen 2018, Stämpfli Verlag 2019, ISBN 978-3-7272-2680-9, Michael Vlcek/David Mamane/Fabian Martens/Frank Bremer/Mario Strebel, https://www.staempfliverlag.com/detail/ISBN-9783727226809.
  • Antworten des Schweizer Kartellrechts auf die EU-Bestrebungen zum digitalen Binnenmarkt für Online-Plattformen, LES Newsletter, December 2019, https://www.les-ch.ch/index.php/de/publikationen.
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Lectures list

  • CMS Consumer Products Conference 2019, Basel, 7 November 2019, Sustainability and antitrust law.
  • Yale University Summer Program, New Haven CT, USA, July 2019, The role of the antitrust lawyer.
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