Christian is a competition lawyer based in our Brussels office. He specialises in all aspects of EU and international competition law.
Christians extensive experience includes advising from inception to closing on mergers, joint ventures and public takeovers, issues of compliance and corporate governance as well as defending clients in the course of cartel investigations and in regulatory matters.
Christian has represented clients before the European Commission, the German and Austrian competition authorities in a number of industrial sectors, including natural resources, electronics, energy, banking, pharmaceuticals, chemicals and petrochemicals. He is fluent in German and English and has a good knowledge of French, Italian and Spanish.
Buying and selling ships - MoA clauses to watch out for; Shipping joint ventures – a competition law challenge and practicable approaches towards merger control....
The global financial crisis and the ensuing economic downturn have placed significant strains on the shipping industry. Rates have plummeted and so has the potent....
On 21 October 2008, the European Commission (EC) published the draft of the new Block Exemption Regulation for liner shipping consortia (“Draft Consortia BER” or ....
Global legal practice Norton Rose Fulbright has advised Canadian Vermilion Energy Inc. on the acquisition of a 25 percent interest in four producing natural gas....
Norton Rose Fulbright has advised Sumitomo Electric Bordnetze GmbH on a contractual joint venture with a Belarusian supply business..