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Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Competition/European Law

2 ranked lawyersBand 4BelgiumEurope 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Particularly active on state aid law, with a varied workload that includes notifications of state aid schemes on behalf of member states and CJEU cases through which companies seek to overturn EC rulings on compatible state aid. Advises on EU merger filings and on appeals against clearances of competitors' transactions. Also active on behavioural mandates, representing clients in cartel investigations.

Strengths

Clients highlight that the firm combines "excellent service with practical advice."

Work highlights

Advised UBS on the EC's cartel investigation into the manipulation of forex rates.

Notable practitioners

Christian Riis-Madsen is "a true business partner," say clients, particularly appreciating that "he places great emphasis on understanding our business and thereby provides very practical and on-point advice." He acts for clients on merger control procedures before the EC.

David Wood is a popular choice for clients in the financial services industry, representing them in multinational behavioural investigations. He also assists clients with merger clearance procedures, with experience in the technology and telecommunications sectors.

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Competition/European Law

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

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Location

Avenue Louise 480

Brussels

Brussels Capital Region

Belgium

B-1050

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Belgium

Competition: EU


Christian Riis-Madsen
Band 5
David Wood
Band 3