WWL says: Jürgen Schindler is “a very bright and effective counsel, who is capable of spotting clients' needs and interests”. He co-heads the firm’s global competition practice, and advises on merger control, cartel and abuse of dominance issues in a variety of sectors.
Peers and clients say:
"Jürgen is excellent and a highly experienced lawyer."
"Mr Schindler is an impressive competition practitioner."
"He is an excellent, practical adviser."
Jürgen Schindler is a partner in Allen & Overy LLP’s Brussels office and co-head of Allen & Overy LLP’s global antitrust practice. He divides his time between the Brussels and Hamburg offices.
Jürgen has extensive experience advising clients on complex international, EU and German merger control, cartel, and abuse of dominance cases. His practice encompasses a broad range of sectors, including high-tech, energy, shipping and transport, raw materials, chemicals, finance, consumer and industrial products. In addition, Jürgen litigates before the European courts in Luxembourg.
His recent experience includes advising Google in the European Commission’s high-profile investigation into Google’s mobile operating system Android and regularly acting for Saudi Aramco and General Electric in merger control cases.
Earlier in his career, Jürgen completed an internship with DG Competition and worked as an international fellow at the US Federal Trade Commission. He is a non-governmental adviser to the International Competition Network, where he regularly contributes to the merger and cartel working groups. He is also a frequent speaker at international conferences.
Jürgen is admitted to practise in Frankfurt and New York, and is listed as a European lawyer at the Brussels Bar. He speaks German, English and French.
Allen & Overy's global antitrust and competition practice comprises over 120 specialists operating across APAC, Europe and North America. The practice advises corporate clients and financial institutions on their global antitrust transactions, policies, litigation and regulatory strategies, and regularly acts on some of the highest-profile and most complex cases in the market.