Christoph Barth

Christoph Barth
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Who's Who Legal Competition: Future Leaders - Non Partners

Christoph Barth has been a managing associate in Linklaters’ global competition practice since 2016, based in Düsseldorf.

Christoph specialises in EU, German and international competition law, with a particular expertise in the industrial, commodities, energy, healthcare and financial services sectors. He advises on the full range of competition matters including national and international merger control, cartel investigations, abuse of dominance proceedings and competition litigation before European and national courts as well as arbitration panels. Christoph has a profound knowledge of Chinese competition laws having spent seven months on secondment in Beijing.

He has significant experience in global merger control matters, having represented clients in a range of large-scale merger control matters. In addition, Christoph advises clients on foreign investment approval processes with the German Federal Ministry of Economics.

Christoph was educated in both law and economics at the University of Bonn in Germany and was admitted to the Düsseldorf Bar in 2012. Christoph has spoken at several conferences and is widely published on a variety of German and EU competition law topics.

Linklaters is an international law firm with offices throughout the world. Linklaters’ competition practice is made up of over 150 lawyers based across Europe, the USA and Asia. Our competition lawyers provide advice and assistance on all aspects of competition law and have successfully represented clients in their dealings with competition agencies and in antitrust litigation.

WWL says: Christoph Barth is a "strong EU and German competition lawyer" who is known for his "expertise in international merger control cases".

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