logo

Search

logo

              Competition Law

              We advise on all aspects of German and EU competition law as well as on German, EU and international merger control law. This includes advice on competition law issues in distribution relationships, in competitor co-operations and in abuse of dominance cases as well as the representation of clients in cartel proceedings before the EU Commission or the German Federal Cartel Office.

              To find out more about our global legal services please visit our global site

              We offer fast and pragmatic support in transactions requiring merger control clearances in one or several jurisdictions. This includes advice on national, EU and international merger control law. 

              We also help businesses resolve competition law issues in their day-to-days business as well as in their distribution relationships. This encompasses inter alia advice on the legal (sometimes subtle) boundaries to resale price maintenance, on the limitations to online or cross-border trading, on non-compete clauses or on sole supply/trading clauses.

              As regards distribution and retail, we liaise closely with our experts in general commercial law and in IP law. 

              "The DWF team around Dr Walzel advised us on the establishment of a joint venture from a merger control law angle, conducted the required EU merger filings and coordinated further merger filing. We were particularly impressed by Dr Walzel's practice-oriented and extremely competent advice." - Kai-Alexander Bischoff, Law and Compliance,  Brose Group

              "Dr Walzel (DWF Germany) and her team have advised on several of our transactions from a merger control law angle and have conducted the necessary EU merger filings as well as assessed and coordinated further merger filings abroad. We very much appreciate the work of Dr Walzel.” - Christian Prause, CFO, AUNDE Gruppe

              "Daisy helped us navigate through a time-critical merger control procedure before the German Federal Cartel Office. She was extremely professional in her approach and we found her responsiveness and support to be most impressive. Overall, we look forward to further successful future cooperation." - Christine Hawkes | CFO Lamex Food Group | March 2017 


              Dr. Daisy Walzel

              • Partner // Head of Competition (Germany)

              We use cookies to give you the best user experience on our website. Please let us know if you accept our use of cookies.

              Learn More

              Your Privacy

              When you visit any web site, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. We mainly use this information to ensure the site works as you expect it to, and to learn how we can improve the experience in the future. The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalised web experience.
              Because we respect your right to privacy, you can choose not to allow some types of cookies. Click on the different category headings to find out more and change permissions. However, blocking some types of cookies may prevent certain site functionality from working as expected

              Functional cookies

              (Required)

              These cookies let you use the website and are required for the website to function as expected.

              These cookies are required

              Tracking cookies

              Anonymous cookies that help us understand the performance of our website and how we can improve the website experience for our users. Some of these may be set by third parties we trust, such as Google Analytics.

              They may also be used to personalise your experience on our website by remembering your preferences and settings.

              Marketing cookies

              These cookies are used to improve and personalise your experience with our brands. We may use these cookies to show adverts for our products, or measure the performance of our adverts.