BRUSSELS, Feb. 6, 2019
BRUSSELS, Feb. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Brattle Group announced today that it is expanding its global and European economic consulting platform with a launch in Brussels that brings together several top EU economists.
The Brussels office will be led by Brattle Academic Advisor Kai-Uwe Kühn and Principals Eliana Garcés and Konstantin Ebinger, each of whom brings deep experience in competition cases presented before the European Commission and national antitrust authorities worldwide, as well as in follow-on damages litigation. Brattle's experts in Brussels will work closely with its worldwide network of consulting experts and academic affiliates.
"Brussels is the hub for high-profile competition matters throughout Europe, and our Brussels office will provide face-to-face service to the Brussels competition community," said Brattle President Alexis Maniatis. "Given that the European Commission has increasingly influenced competition policy matters, a strong presence in Brussels is a must for a modern global competition practice. We look forward to building on our existing footprint in Europe, which includes offices in London, Madrid, and Rome, and draws on the experience of our global competition teams across North America and in Australia," noted Maniatis.
The opening of the Brussels office is another step in the growth of Brattle's worldwide competition practice. In Europe, the Brussels team will work closely with Brattle's existing experts and will also draw on resources in London, Madrid, and Rome. They include:
Brattle's competition team also includes James Keyte, the Director of Global Development, who advises on project execution. Mr. Keyte is the director of the Fordham Competition Law Institute, and a former antitrust litigation partner at the law firm Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP.
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