BANNING is delighted to welcome Marcel Groothuismink to further strengthen and expand its Competition & Public Procurement department. Marcel joins from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer where he worked as a competition lawyer for over six years. Marcel graduated from Maastricht University in 2012 and joined BANNING on 1 March 2019, where he specializes in competition law.
Marcel is experienced in advising and litigating on cartel agreements, abuse of dominant positions and notifications of mergers and acquisitions. He also advises companies on aspects of competition law in (exclusive and selective) distribution agreements and joint ventures. In addition, Marcel advises on (administrative law enforcement of) unfair commercial practices.
Marcel is a member of the Dutch Competition Law Association.