Paul Glazener heads Allen & Overy LLP's competition department in Amsterdam. He specialises in EC and Dutch competition law and regulation as well as general EU law. Paul has ample experience in assisting major corporate clients and government institutions in complex regulatory issues involving sector specific legislation. He has advised extensively on regulation in the postal, telecommunications, energy and public transport sectors. Paul is also active in the field of merger control and cartel cases. He has represented a large number of domestic and international clients in proceedings before the European Commission, the European Court of Justice, the Dutch competition and regulatory authorities and the Dutch courts. Paul frequently litigates cases both in the Dutch and the EU courts and is one of the leading competition lawyers in the Netherlands. He is also a regular speaker at conferences on competition law.
The 2015 edition of Chambers Europe ranks Paul in band one and states: “Sources describe him as ‘one of the stars within the competition law field in the Netherlands.’ Clients note that he is ‘very good at translating legal messages into basic form’.”
Allen & Overy's antitrust and competition practice comprises over 100 specialists located across Asia, Australia, Europe and North America. The practice advises corporate clients and financial institutions on their global antitrust policies, litigation and regulatory strategies and has acted on some of the highest-profile and most complex cases in recent years.
WWL says: "Absolutely my first choice for complex regulatory issues"
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