We have been involved in many of the landmark cases that set the course of current merger control in Europe, as well as some of the most controversial European Commission and court cases

European Commission

ChemChina/Syngenta, 2016
Abbott/Alere, 2016
Reichhold/Polynt, 2016
Hutchinson 3G Italy/Wind JV, 2016
Deutsche Börse/LSE, 2016
Vodafone/Liberty Global Dutch JV, 2016
Microsoft/LinkedIn, 2016
Yahoo/Verizon, 2016
International Paper/Weyerhaeuser Pulp, 2016
Airbus Safran Launchers/ Arianespace, 2015-16
Avago/Broadcom, 2015
Hutchison 3G UK/Telefonica UK, 2015
Liberty Global/BASE Belgium, 2015
Halliburton/Baker Hughes, 2015
General Electric/Alstom (Power & Grid), 2015
IAG/Aer Lingus, 2015
Orange/Jazztel, 2015
Novartis/GSK (three-part deal), 2015
Pfizer/Hospira, 2015
Ball/Rexam,  2015

TEVA/Mylan, 2015
CommScope/TE Connectivity,  2015
BP Statoil Fuel and Retail Aviation, 2014
Liberty Global/Ziggo, 2014
Eli Lilly/Novartis Animal Health, 2014
Alcoa/Firth Rixson, 2014
Dolby/Doremi, 2014
Hutchison 3G UK/Telefonica Ireland, 2013-14
Hapag Lloyd/CSAV, 2013-14
INEOS/Solvay, 2013-14
INEOS/SSG, 2013-14
Baxter/Gambro, 2012-13
Siemens/Invensys, 2013
Refresco/Gerber, 2012
Schlumberger/Cameron, 2012
Delta/Virgin Atlantic, 2012-13
Ryanair/Aer Lingus, 2012
UPS/TNT, 2012
H3G/Orange Austria, 2012
Outokumpu/Inoxum, 2012
Universal/EMI, 2011
UTC/Goodrich, 2011
Cisco/NDS, 2010
Südzucker/ED&F Man, 2010
Linde/Air Products, 2010
INEOS/Tessenderlo S-PVC Assets, 2010
Caterpillar/MWM, 2010
INEOS/BASF Styrolution JV, 2010
News Corp/BSkyB, 2009
Unilever/Sara Lee Personal Care, 2009
Novartis/Alcon, 2009
Schlumberger/Smith International, 2009
P&G/Sara Lee Air Care, 2009
Cisco/Tandberg, 2009
Panasonic/Sanyo, 2009
Lufthansa/Austrian Airlines, 2008
EDF/British Energy, 2008
Pfizer/Wyeth, 2008
Lufthansa/SN (Brussels Airlines), 2008
Posten/Post Danmark, 2008
Sanofi-Aventis/Zentiva, 2008
Sappi/M-real, 2008
Pernod Ricard/Vin & Spirit, 2008
BAT/STK, 2008
TomTom/Tele Atlas, 2008
Huntsman/Hexion, 2007
Oracle/BEA, 2007
Randstad/Vedior, 2007
Saint-Gobain/Maxit, 2007
Thomson/Reuters, 2007
INEOS/Kerling, 2007
CVC/Ferd/Elopak/SIG, 2007
Owens Corning/Vetrotex, 2007

Other jurisdictions 

VTech/LeapFrog, 2016
Fnac/Darty, 2016
Euro Car Parts/Andrew Page, 2016
Cellcom/Golan, 2016
Kineopolis/Utopolis, 2016
Hain Frozen Foods/Orchard House, 2016
Telkom/BCX, 2016
Hammerson/Grand Central, 2016
ICE/Trayport, 2016
Whittan Intermediate/Masondixie, 2016
Ladbrokes/Coral, 2015-16
Celesio/Sainsbury’s Pharmacies, 2015-16
Tullett Prebon/ICAP, 2015-16
Ahold/Delhaize, 2015-16
Whittan Intermediate/Apex Linvar, 2015-16
AAH Pharmaceuticals/MASTA and Sangers, 2015-16
BCA Marketplace/SMA Vehicle Remarketing, 2015-16
PKP CARGO/ORLEN Koltrans, 2015-16
BT/EE, 2015
Kingfisher/Mr Bricolage, 2015
GTCR/Gorkana, 2015
Pork Farms Caspian/Kerry Foods, 2015
Atos Medical/Countrywide Supplies,  2015
Numericable/SFR, 2014
Applied Materials/Tokyo Electron, 2014
Continental/Veyance, 2014
UnitedHealth Group/Espirito Santo, 2014

Nocibé/Douglas, 2014
Orlait/Terralacta, 2014

WGSN/Stylesight, 2014
IRI/Litmus, 2013-14
Essilor/Transitions, 2013-14
Auchan/Real, 2013
Bauer/Absolute Radio, 2013
AmeriGas/LPG, 2013
AEG/Wembley Arena, 2013
OUP/Nelson Thornes, 2013
Thomson Reuters/PLC, 2013
Fintrax/TRW, 2013
Rexel/Wilts Wholesale Electrical Company, 2012-13
Ryanair/Aer Lingus, 2012-13
Global Radio/GMG, 2012-13
Becton Dickinson/SSI, 2012
VPS/SitexOrbis, 2012
H.-H. Thiele/Vossloh, 2012
News Corp/Disney, 2012
ITI/Canal+, 2012
CanalSatellite/TPS, 2012
Jewson/Build Center, 2012
Saint Gobain/Brossette, 2012
HASPA Finanzholding/ KSK Herzogtum Lauenburg, 2011-12
SRCL/Ecowaste, 2011-12
Kerry Foods/Headland Foods, 2011
BATS Trading/Chi-X Europe, 2011
STS/Butlers, 2011
AIB/EBS Building Society, 2011
Unilever/Alberto Culver, 2011
Paarl Media/Premedia @Home, 2010
Travis Perkins/BSS, 2010
GXS/Inovis, 2010
Ambassador Theatre/Live Nation, 2010
Eurovia/Tarmac, 2010
Capita/IBS, 2009
Centrica/Lake Acquisitions, 2009
TF1/TMC-NT1, 2009
Gas Natural/Union Fenosa, 2008-09
Vodacom/StorTech, 2008-09
Vodacom/Gateway, 2008-09
Dunfermline Press/Berkshire Regional Newspapers, 2008
Stericycle/Cliniserve, 2008
Lloyds TSB/HBOS, 2008
Co-op/Somerfield, 2008
Home Retail Group/Focus stores, 2008
Seawell/Noble UK, 2008
Alliance SantÇ France/Depolabo, 2008
Mittal/Saldanha, 2007
Essent/Nuon, 2007
Netcare/Community Hospital Group, 2007
Kemira GrowHow/Terra Industries, 2006-07

Experience