Christian Filippitsch is a partner of the Antitrust & Competition practice of Norton Rose Fulbright based in Brussels. He is Austrian qualified and is also registered with the German Bar Association in Frankfurt.
His focus lies on all aspects of EU and international competition law as well as regulatory law, in particular in the field of energy.
Christian’s extensive experience includes advising from inception to closing on mergers, joint ventures and public takeovers, issues of compliance and corporate governance as well as defending clients in the course of competition law investigations, state aid cases and regulatory matters.
He leads the Brussels energy team of Norton Rose Fulbright which is ranked Tier 1 in Legal 500 (EU Regulatory Energy, 2014).
Christian is fluent in German and English and has a good knowledge of French, Italian and Spanish. He is a regular speaker at conferences on all aspects of EU competition and regulatory law issues (mainly in the field of energy).