Sebastian Lorenz

Senior Associate

Sebastian Lorenz

Senior Associate

Sebastian Lorenz

Sebastian Lorenz advises domestic and international clients on all questions of German and European anti-trust legislation. The focal points of his expertise cover German and European merger control, the drafting of contracts in compliance with anti-trust legislation, defending companies and corporate associations accused of a breach of anti-trust regulations, and representing their interests in court in relation to injunction proceedings and compensation claims. Furthermore, Sebastian Lorenz is actively involved in the field of white-collar crime investigations, in which he supports his clients in official investigations and in court. In addition, he advises clients on the development and implementation of effective compliance systems.

  • Defence of enterprises and corporate associations accused of breaching the anti-trust regulations
  • Advice on German and European merger control
  • Advice on drafting contracts to comply with anti-trust regulations
  • Legal representation in injunction proceedings and compensation claims
  • Abuse of dominance cases
  • Advisory services in the development and implementation of effective compliance systems
  • Internal Investigations
  • Representing a range of organizations accused of abuse/administrative breaches before the Federal Anti-trust Authorities and in court
  • Advice in several merger control proceedings before the German Federal Cartel Office and the European Commission
  • Development of compliance programmes after extensive audits and discussions with employees as well as assessing the related risks in terms of anti-trust and criminal commercial law risks
  • Representation of individuals being investigated under criminal and anti-trust law
  • Since 2018 Hoffmann Liebs
  • Rechtsanwalt at Mütze Korsch Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
  • Research assistant at Hogan Lovells International LLP, Düsseldorf
  • Legal clerkship at Higher Regional Court Düsseldorf, including secondments to Hogan Lovells International LLP, Düsseldorf, and Siemens AG, München
  • Studied law at Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
  • ‘Recommended: Sebastian Lorenz (Antitrust Law)’
    Legal 500 Germany 2021
  • Defence of enterprises and corporate associations accused of breaching the anti-trust regulations
  • Advice on German and European merger control
  • Advice on drafting contracts to comply with anti-trust regulations
  • Legal representation in injunction proceedings and compensation claims
  • Abuse of dominance cases
  • Advisory services in the development and implementation of effective compliance systems
  • Internal Investigations
  • Representing a range of organizations accused of abuse/administrative breaches before the Federal Anti-trust Authorities and in court
  • Advice in several merger control proceedings before the German Federal Cartel Office and the European Commission
  • Development of compliance programmes after extensive audits and discussions with employees as well as assessing the related risks in terms of anti-trust and criminal commercial law risks
  • Representation of individuals being investigated under criminal and anti-trust law
  • Since 2018 Hoffmann Liebs
  • Rechtsanwalt at Mütze Korsch Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
  • Research assistant at Hogan Lovells International LLP, Düsseldorf
  • Legal clerkship at Higher Regional Court Düsseldorf, including secondments to Hogan Lovells International LLP, Düsseldorf, and Siemens AG, München
  • Studied law at Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
  • ‘Recommended: Sebastian Lorenz (Antitrust Law)’
    Legal 500 Germany 2021