Bernd is a senior European competition lawyer, advising major national and international corporates, banks and institutions on all areas of competition and foreign direct investment laws, principally merger and anti-cartel related proceedings before the European Commission and national authorities, as well as unilateral conduct and state aid matters. He often coordinates merger control and foreign direct investment proceedings worldwide on global transactions. He has acted in a wide range of regulators in and outside Europe and conducted proceedings in English, French, German and Dutch. Bernd is an experienced litigator and has represented clients in more than hundred cases before the General Court and the Court of Justice of the European Union. Bernd co-heads Linklaters’ global automotive sector team and is a professor for competition law at the College of Europe in Bruges.
Pre-notification duration – explaining the increase?Linklaters LLP, Bernd Meyring, Neil Hoolihan, Joost Dibbits and Cécile Manong, September 2022
Rhino is born! Three themes impacting merger review in the EULinklaters LLP, Bernd Meyring and Joost Dibbits, 9 November 2021
EU foreign subsidies white paper seriesLinkingCompetition blog series, Nicole Kar, Natura Gracia, Jonas Koponen, Christoph Barth, Bernd Meyring, September 23, 2020
The Digital Markets Act: Variations on the theme of competition policyLinkingCompetition blog series, Christian Ahlborn, Bernd Meyring, Annamaria Mangiaracina, Will Leslie, Eoin O’Reilly, Asimina Michailidou and Lodewick Prompers, February 1, 2021