Assimakis Komninos

Assimakis Komninos is a Partner at the Brussels office of White & Case LLP. He is also a visiting fellow of the Centre for Law and Governance in Europe at University College London (UCL) a visiting professor at Université Catholique de Louvain and a member of the Executive Committee of the Global Competition Law Centre (GCLC) at the College of Europe. He has worked on a number of landmark cases before the European Courts, such as Microsoft I, Google Shopping, Google Android, Amazon, Rambus, GlaxoSmithKline, Greek lignites and Chalkor and has represented clients before the European Commission, other European competition authorities, courts and arbitration tribunals. He has also been involved in complex Phase II merger clearance cases in the airline, energy and telecoms sectors. He is a prolific writer on competition law matters and is a non-governmental advisor to the International Competition Network (ICN). He is also a former Commissioner and Member of the Board of the Hellenic Competition Commission (HCC).