Practice Group Commerce & Trade
Practice Group Antitrust & Competition
Prof. Dr. Karsten Metzlaff advises German and foreign clients on all aspects of German and European antitrust law. The advice he provides focuses on merger control (including the coordination and management of multijurisdictional filings), antitrust authority investigation proceedings (German Federal Cartel Office and European Commission), cartel damages claims and compliance issues (including e-discovery and e-learning). He also advises on all issues relating to distribution law, in particular franchise law. Karsten Metzlaff's special industry focus is in the areas of Retail, Health Care & Life Sciences and Media & IT & Real Estate. Karsten Metzlaff began his career at a major German branded goods company, where he had overall responsibility for establishing its international franchise system.