Max Seuster is a competition (antitrust) and EU regulatory lawyer based in Brussels. Max advises on all aspects of EU competition law, merger control and EU regulatory, including state aid and public procurement.
With more than 10 years of experience, Max advises clients on all merger control and antitrust aspects of M&A deals and joint ventures. In addition, Max defends clients in cartel, antitrust and regulatory investigations and advises clients on competition compliance issues in distribution/supply, licensing, joint venture and cooperation agreements, as well as on EU state aid, public procurement and regulatory matters.
Max has represented international and national clients from a wide range of industrial sectors, including energy, transport (particularly shipping), automotive, financial services, food & agribusiness, consumer goods and electronics, pharmaceuticals, manufacturing, chemicals and petro-chemicals, and medical devices, before the European Commission and the Federal Cartel Office (Bundeskartellamt).
Legal 500 (2019) recommends Max for his EU and global competition law expertise. Max regularly authors publications on competition law developments and is a regular speaker at conferences and client seminars.
Max regularly speaks at key industry conferences such as Informa, Knect 365 and BBSPA and provides bespoke training to clients.