Antitrust, Competition and Trade


Member firm lawyers in the Lex Mundi Antitrust, Competition and Trade Practice Group offer specialized, tailored services and solutions for companies and organizations with a commercial presence and interests in various jurisdictions.


We understand that the globalized and interrelated economic activity of today demands global solutions. Our group has the local market knowledge and on-the-ground expertise you need to manage issues and problems that may arise nationally, internationally or transnationally.


Our broad, deep experience and expertise assures high-quality, representation and legal compliance wherever antitrust and trade issues arise. From basic merger filings to complex cartel issues or antitrust litigation, you can rely on our coordinated network of premier law firms to help solve problems, overcome competitive challenges and prosper in the global marketplace.


About

Experience and Expertise

  • Advice on antitrust implications of commercial agreements covering multiple jurisdictions
  • Antitrust litigation and arbitration
  • Complex multi-jurisdictional cartels and applications for leniency
  • Compliance programs
  • Legal assistance in dawn raids
  • Multi-jurisdictional merger control filings
  • Trade and customs issues in several jurisdictions

Contact Us

For more information or to inquire about a matter, please contact Lauren Smith, Lex Mundi Business Development Manager, at 1.713.335.0125.

Resources

Antitrust Capabilities Brochure

As regulation continues to intensify and authorities become more connected globally, it is critical that companies have trusted legal advisors that can help them navigate the increasingly complex antitrust and competition environment. Learn more about the Antitrust, Competitions and Trade Group’s capabilities to assist clients by downloading this brochure.

Changing Competition Regimes - Organizational Best Practices for Navigating Cross-Border Legal and Political Risks

This report analyzes distinct trends in competition law that are impacting the strategy and performance of multinational companies, including the globalization of competition law, fragmentation of enforcement action, diversification of enforcement mandates by agencies, cooperation among competition agencies and increasing litigation. Preview the report now.

Competition Law Compliance Toolkit

Resources developed to help companies identify and manage competition law compliance risks. To request your toolkit, contact Lauren Smith, Lex Mundi Business Development Manager.

Global Merger Notification Guide

The Lex Mundi Global Merger Notification Guide provides a detailed summary of the different merger notification procedures in each jurisdiction. Items addressed include the current regulatory regimes and agencies in place, initial and post-filing requirements, and the sanctions and penalties that can arise. The guide draws on the expertise of our member firms located in jurisdictions around the world. Its innovative format allows users to compare information and requirements from multiple jurisdictions in a side-by-side customizable report.

Leadership

Chair:
Miguel Del Pino
Marval, O'Farrell & Mairal
Av. Leandro N. Alem 882
Buenos Aires C1001AAQ
Argentina
Tel: 54.11.4310.0100
Email: mp@marval.com

Chair-Emeritus:
Weyer VerLoren van Themaat
Houthoff
Gustav Mahlerplein 50
Amsterdam 1082 MA
Netherlands
Tel: 31.20.605.6183
Email: w.verloren@houthoff.com

Regional Vice Chair Asia Pacific:
Kala Anandarajah
Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP
9 Battery Road
#25-01
Singapore 49910
Singapore
Tel: 65.6232.0111
Email: kala.anandarajah@rajahtann.com

Regional Vice Chair Europe/Middle East/Africa:
Laurent Godfroid
Gide Loyrette Nouel
View Building
Rue de l'Industrie, 26-38
Brussels 1040
Belgium
Tel: 32.2.231.11.40
Email: godfroid@gide.com

Regional Vice Chair Latin America / Caribbean:
Alejandro García
Brigard & Urrutia Abogados
Calle 70 A # 4-41
Bogotá
Colombia
Tel: 57.1.346.2011
Email: agarcia@bu.com.co

Regional Vice Chair North America:
Micah Wood
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
199 Bay Street
Suite 4000, Commerce Court West
Toronto Ontario M5L 1A9
Canada
Tel: 1.416.863.4164
Email: micah.wood@blakes.com