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Competition/European Law

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What the team is known for

Outstanding team spread across offices in Madrid, Barcelona and Brussels, offering clients a full service in EU and competition law. Strong bench of lawyers is frequently instructed by clients to advise on cartels, abuse of dominance proceedings and safeguard investigations by the CNMC, as well as subsequent appeals before the Spanish courts. Particularly visible assisting clients from the insurance, transportation and media sectors with preventative antitrust advice and the implementation of compliance programmes. Expertise further extends to sanction proceedings, damages claims and both local and international merger control notifications.

Strengths

"We are very satisfied with their services, for their promptness, closeness and responsiveness in complex issues," says one client.

Another client highlights the firm's cross-border capabilities, enthusing: "We have received comprehensive, rigorous and rapid assistance, with the intervention of a team of professionals in the different locations we needed."

Work highlights

Advised Total on the notification to the European Commission regarding the acquisition of EDP Comercializadora.

Notable practitioners

Andrew Ward rises in the rankings as a leading lawyer in the area of competition law, focusing his work on notifications to the European Commission and representation in investigations brought by the CNMC. "He has great legal knowledge, a very concise and clear style and a great ability to anticipate and resolve problems," an impressed client enthuses.

Irene Moreno-Tapia is adept at advising clients on sanction proceedings, notifications of acquisitions and appeals. "She gives the client a lot of security due to her experience in competition law and excellent personal treatment," clients report.

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Competition/European Law

Cuatrecasas

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Location

Calle Almagro, nº 9

Madrid

Madrid

Spain

28010

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Spain

Competition/European Law


Andrew Ward
Band 1
Irene Moreno-Tapia
Band 3