Benjamin is a German-qualified lawyer and part of the EU and Competition Law team. He has been involved in several merger control and cartel investigations by the European Commission and the German Competition Authority. Before joining A&O, Benjamin was a “Referendar” at the Kammergericht Berlin (the highest state court in the state of Berlin) for two years during which he also served as an intern at DG Competition. Benjamin studied Law at the Humboldt University of Berlin and at the Catholic University of Leuven. He also holds a postgraduate diploma in EU Competition Law from King’s College London.