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Van Doorne

Competition/European Law

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What the team is known for

Van Doorne frequently assists companies with ACM abuse of dominance investigations and distribution matters. The firm is noted for its expertise in the pharmaceutical and healthcare sectors, as well as the retail and media industries. The scope of the practice also includes merger control, as well as advising on state aid matters.

Strengths

A client reports that the firm has "a deep understanding of the dynamics, including the structure, hierarchy and decision-making processes associated with the multi-jurisdictional operation of large-size international corporations."

Work highlights

Defended AbbVie in an abuse of dominance investigation.

Notable practitioners

Sarah Beeston undertakes investigations and merger filings before the ACM. She maintains a broad client roster drawn from sectors including electronics, life sciences and financial services. A market commentator reports that "she has eye for the interests of both parties and is very reasonable."

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Overview

Our experienced and internationally recognised European & Competition Law team has a practical approach to the often complex application of competition rules. Our experts provide insight into competition law issues and provide clients with innovative solutions, taking account of the specifics of every case.

With proven experience and knowledge of both national and European competition law, our team of experts advises on all aspects of this area of law. The team has high-level and sector-specific knowledge, which is supported by the firm’s unique top-tier industry focus groups. This strong industry focus enables us to provide our clients with thorough sector-specific advice and highly tailored solutions.

We have extensive experience in assisting clients in investigations by competition authorities and subsequent legal proceedings. Our team also has a proven track record in civil damages cases following an infringement of competition rules.

Finally, our team has long-standing and good relationships with regulatory and supervisory authorities. We also benefit from a large international network of competition lawyers, through which we are able to provide targeted advice to our international clients.

Competition/European Law

Van Doorne

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Location

Jachthavenweg 121

Amsterdam

North Holland

Netherlands

1081 KM

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Netherlands

Competition/European Law


Sarah Beeston
Band 3