Professional Profile and Bio
Tom's practice focuses on all aspects of EU and German competition law, including behavioural antitrust and antitrust litigation, merger control, cartels and State aid.
He also has significant experience in advising clients on competition compliance matters and policies, in particular the set-up of internal competition compliance programs and the running of related competition law and dawn raid trainings.
His work involves regularly representing clients on competition matters before the European courts in Luxembourg and before civil courts in Germany, as well as before the European Commission in Brussels and national competition authorities.
Tom has specific sector expertise in energy, transport, chemicals, tobacco products, consumer electronics, steel and agrochemicals.
He sits on the editorial board of renowned publication "World Competition – Law and Economics Review" and am the editor responsible for the Europe Section of the "Australian Journal of Competition and Consumer Law".
Tom is a member of the German Bar, the Brussels Bar (E-List), the Belgisch-Deutsche Juristenvereinigung and of the Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht e.V..
He has been ranked in Who's Who Legal and recommended by a number of lawyers' guides, including Legal 500.
In addition to his native German, he speaks English and French fluently.