Marc Waha is a partner in the Asia antitrust competition team, based in Hong Kong. He also spends a significant amount of time in Europe representing Asian clients before the EU authorities.
Marc advises international companies on emerging antitrust regimes in East Asia, and Asian companies on global competition compliance issues, multi-jurisdictional merger filings and international cartel investigations including in Asia. He has represented US, European and Asian clients active in a number of industrial sectors, including advertising, television broadcasting, postal services, transport, software and online services, telecommunications services and equipment, banking and insurance, petrochemicals, mining, energy, food and other consumer goods. His cartel work experience spans the air transport, automotive, food, elevator, beverage, plasterboard, and chemicals industries. He has also worked on a number of competition matters in Europe involving alleged abuses of dominant position, cartel-like behaviour and state aid, representing defendants before the European and national regulators as well as before the General Court of the EU.
Marc is the author of the Butterworths Hong Kong Competition Law Handbook. He regularly publishes and speaks at conferences on competition law issues of relevance to Asia. He and the firm’s competition team have been involved in training programmes for Asian competition regulators. Marc is ranked as a leading lawyer, and the Asia competition team as a top-tier competition practice, in several guides including Euromoney’s Guide to Leading Lawyers, the Guide to the World’s Leading Competition and Antitrust Lawyers, PLC’s Which Lawyer?, Asialaw’s Leading Lawyers, Chambers Asia-Pacific and Who’s Who Legal: Competition.
Marc is a member of the Bar in Brussels and New York. He is a registered foreign lawyer in Hong Kong.
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