Ranked in Chambers Europe 2020

Why
C-Law

Why
C-Law

LEADING NICHE LAW FIRM FOR COMPETITION, COMPLIANCE AND CONSUMER MATTERS

C-law is the leading niche law firm in the field of competition, compliance and consumer matters. We deal on a daily basis with cases involving the Netherlands Authority for Consumers and Markets (ACM), the European Commission (EC), the Dutch Healthcare Authority (NZa), the Netherlands Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA) and the Dutch Privacy Authority (DPA). Where necessary, we litigate in the administrative and/or civil courts.

Competition lawyer/’advocaat’

I have over 20 years of experience as a specialist. My experience encompasses various projects in the international legal profession, public enforcement and the commercial sector.
As an attorney I advise and litigate for undertakings – often together with other attorneys – in various sectors such as:

Agri (food) and health
Industry and retail
Technology and innovation
Transport and logistics

C-law has a extensive network of national and international specialists and has been working with these for years to get you the most out of every assignment.


Counsel’s counsel, attorney for other law firms

Due to our nice practice, we are frequently the ideal addition to the practice of other (boutique) law firms. We support with our specific competition law knowledge within cases so that your firm can provide a full service to your clients. This could for instance be:

- Mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures; we guide your client through the approval process and the notification procedure with the ACM, or with other national competition authorities and/or the     European Commission
- Commercial contracting; we assist you with the necessary ins and outs from a competition law perspective when you compose or edit commercial contracts
- Litigation; we help litigators to highlight their competition law argumentation properly in their proceedings

We pose no threat to your client relationships due to our specialist playing field. Would you like to learn more about the opportunities and how we could work together? Please contact us.


Projects

C-law is regularly hired by companies/corporates for projects in-house, for example providing specialist support for legal teams. Examples of our projects include:

- assistance with (inter) national cartel investigations
- setting up or supervising (corporate) compliance programs
- guidance in notification procedures for M&A transactions (merger control)
- commercial contracting
- temporary specialist replacement
- temporary specialist addition to a legal team

Would you like to know what we can do for your organization? Please contact us.