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....
September 27, 2013
Increasing competition in the energy sector through antitrust enforcement and regulation is a key priority of the European Union (EU)..
January 15, 2014
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....
June 17, 2009
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....
November 15, 2013
Norton Rose Fulbright has advised Sumitomo Electric Bordnetze GmbH on a contractual joint venture with a Belarusian supply business..
September 04, 2013