Provided by Christian Riis-Madsen
Christian Riis-Madsen is Co-head of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher’s Antitrust Practice Group and the Partner-in-Charge of the Brussels office. Christian has a broad competition law practice, having successfully advised clients in high profile merger, cartel and behavioral matters before the European Commission and European Union courts. While Christian has experience with many different sectors a significant focus of his practice is the technology sector.
Christian practiced with O’Melveny & Myers in Brussels from 2004 to 2019 and most recently served as head of the Brussels office. Prior, he practiced with Norton Rose in Brussels and Kromann Reumert in Copenhagen.
Denmark – Danish Law Society
Belgium – Brussels Bar
Christian Riis-Madsen has demonstrable experience defending companies in EC abuse of dominance investigations. He also attracts praise from interviewees for his handling of merger control or competition compliance matters. "He is a good communicator and makes what can be a daunting and complicated topic digestible for those that may not work around it very often," says one source. Clients further highlight his willingness to give clear, actionable guidance, noting: "He asks the right questions, challenges us to check we have the facts right and then gives us ad-hoc advice on the phone."