Jacques Derenne is the Global Co-Practice Group Leader, Antitrust & Competition, of Sheppard Mullin. He is a partner, member of the Brussels and Paris Bars. He has 30 years of EU competition law experience across all areas, including mergers, cartels, abuses of dominance and state aid. Jacques Derenne regularly appears at competition hearings before the European Commission, and pleads cases before the General Court and the Court of Justice of the European Union, national competition authorities, the Belgian and French courts and various regulatory bodies. He has developed a particular expertise in EU regulatory and related competition law issues in a number of highly regulated industries, including energy, the postal sector, aviation, railways, telecoms, satellites and tobacco products. Jacques Derenne is also a professor at the University of Liège and at the Brussels School of Competition, teaching state aid law.