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Jürgen Schindler

Partner Co-Head Antitrust


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Jürgen Schindler

Partner Co-Head Antitrust


Jürgen is co-head of A&O’s global competition and antitrust group. He has extensive experience advising clients on complex international, EU and German merger control, cartels and abuse of dominance cases. Jürgen’s practice encompasses a broad range of sectors, including energy, finance, high technologies, shipping and transport, raw materials, chemicals, consumer, and industrial products. In addition, Jürgen litigates before the European courts in Luxembourg.

Jürgen completed an internship with DG Competition and worked as an International Fellow at the US Federal Trade Commission. He has been appointed a Non-Governmental Adviser to the International Competition Network (which includes more than 120 competition authorities worldwide), where he regularly contributes to the ICN’s Cartel Working Group and Merger Working Group.

He is admitted to practise in Frankfurt and New York, and is listed as a European lawyer with the Brussels bar.

News & insights

Publications: 25 SEPTEMBER 2020

Covid–19 coronavirus: global merger review (updated 25 Sept 2020)

Merger review processes are being impacted worldwide as merger control authorities adapt to take account of the consequences of Covid-19 coronavirus.

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Publications: 25 SEPTEMBER 2020

Covid–19 coronavirus update: global application of antitrust rules (updated 25 September 2020)

Adverse economic or social conditions have not historically tended to affect the general application and enforcement of antitrust rules. 

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Publications: 05 JUNE 2020

Revamping of antitrust law? The EC proposes a new competition tool and digital economy regulation

The European Commission (EC) has been under increasing pressure in recent years to ensure that antitrust rules are fit for an increasingly digital and globalised world. Until now, it has been in…

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Antitrust in focus

Publications: 01 JUNE 2020

Antitrust in focus - May 2020

This newsletter is our take on the antitrust developments we think are most interesting to your business. Jürgen Schindler, partner based in Brussels and Hamburg, is our editor for this edition. He…

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Admitted to the Bar, State of New York, USA, 2008

Admitted on the E-List of the Brussels Bar, 2003

Admitted as Rechtsanwalt, Germany, 2002



First State Exam in Law, University of Hamburg

LLM, European Competition Law, College Of Europe, Bruges

LLM, U.S. Antitrust Law & Economics, Georgetown University Law Center

Maîtrise, European & International Law, Université de Toulouse

Second State Exam in Law