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International Competition & EU Lawyers

Competition and regulatory authorities now possess far-reaching powers to investigate companies and commercial arrangements, prohibit M&A deals, force divestment of merged businesses, review markets and impose penalties. There is the additional risk of private enforcement such as substantial (follow-on) antitrust damages claims. Being compliant and implementing effective risk mitigation strategies is key. Please get in touch with one of our experts which you can find below.

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Rodrigo Campero T.
Rodrigo Campero, LL.M.
Chile, Santiago
Rodrigo is the head of the Dispute Resolution Group for CMS Chile. His practice focuses primarily on civil, criminal, and commercial litigation.Endorsed by The Legal 500, Best Lawyers and Latin Lawyer...
Marquard Christen, LL.M., MAS
Member of the Steering Committee of the CMS Competition & EU Group
Switzerland, Zurich
Marquard Christen specializes in competition (antitrust) and public procurement law.Marquard advises Swiss and foreign companies on all aspects of Swiss and EU competition law (horizontal and vertical...
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Bernt Elsner
Global head of the CMS Public Procurement Group
Austria, Vienna
Bernt Elsner is partner and global head of the CMS Public Procurement Group. He is a leading expert in the fields of public procurement, antitrust and public law.He studied law at the University of Vienna...
Ignacio Errazquin, LL.M.
Chile, Santiago
Ignacio has been part of the Corporate/M&A Group at CMS Chile since 2012. He focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions, project finance with an emphasis on photovoltaic and other non-conventional...
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Marija Filipovska
North Macedonia, Skopje
Marija Filipovska joined CMS Belgrade in 2013 after having worked as the head of the Macedonian office with two international law firms for nine years. She is an experienced lawyer specialising in commercial...
Christian Friedrich Haellmigk
Dr. Christian Friedrich Haellmigk, LL.M. (College of Europe)
Germany, Stuttgart
Christian Haellmigk specialises in EU and German competition law and in energy law. His competition practice focuses on complex merger control cases, in particular multijurisdictional filings, and on...
Rolf Hempel
Dr. Rolf Hempel
Rechtsanwalt | Head of Competition & EU, CMS Germany
Germany, Stuttgart
Rolf Hempel specialises in German and EU competition law including merger control. He advises companies on all competition law issues, including compliance, and represents companies in merger control...
Dr. Björn Herbers
Dr. Björn Herbers, M.B.L.
Belgium, Brussels
Björn Herbers advises on all aspects of European and German competition law. He has more than ten years of experience in complex proceedings before the European Commission and furthermore regularly represents...
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Caroline Hobson
Co-head of Competition
Caroline Hobson is a partner in CMS London specialising in competition, procurement and sanctions matters.Caroline has a broad public procurement practice and works very closely with the CMS Outsourcing...
Harald Kahlenberg
Dr. Harald Kahlenberg
Germany, Stuttgart
Harald Kahlenberg has long-standing experience advising his clients on EU and German merger control and competition law cases and in numerous merger control proceedings, he obtained approval from the...