Provided by Uta Itzen
Uta is experienced in all aspects of European and German antitrust law. In recent years, she has advised clients on the antitrust and foreign-investment related aspects of high-profile national and international M&A transactions. Uta has experience across a range of industries, including automotive, pharma and tech, and has a successful track record in the strategic management of cross-border challenges of dealing with multiple authorities. She has also represented clients in major cartel investigations undertaken by the European Commission and Germany’s Federal Cartel Office, as well as related litigation and has broad experience in conducting antitrust compliance audits on a national and international level.
Partner since 2010.
Uta Itzen rises in the rankings following her increased presence in prominent cases. A Düsseldorf-based practitioner, she advises prestigious clients on complex merger control issues including those involving FDI clearances, cartel damages claims and digital market regulations. She is also experienced in handling cartel investigations by the European Commission. Reflecting on their cooperation, one interviewee enthuses: "Uta Itzen is very solution-oriented, collegial and also clever - just a great combination."