Jacques Buhart focuses his practice on EU competition rules and mergers & acquisitions. He counsels clients on a broad range of complex competition matters as well as contentious proceedings before the European and French courts.
His merger experience includes representing Cellnex as the intervening party in the JV between Vodafone and Telecom Italia, advising TUI on its acquisition of Transat Voyages, counselling Mitsubishi Heavy Industry on the restructuring of Areva and the French nuclear industry, and as intervening party in the GE/Alstom merger, advising Canon on its acquisition of OCE in the Netherlands, and counselling TotalFina on its acquisition of Elf (second phase).
"Jacques Buhart is one of the legendary competition and EU law practitioners of his generation"
"He continues to be at the forefront of EU and competition law"
"His name is behind of lot of the EU case-law cited in today's textbooks"