Virginie Kurtz

Senior Associate

Practice Areas

Virginie Kurtz specialises in EU and competition law, including Belgian and French competition law. She has core expertise in merger control, including joint venture projects and filings with remedies, as well as cartel cases, including cartel settlement proceedings before the European Commission and litigation before the EU courts. Virginie Kurtz also regularly advises on distribution issues and compliance matters as well as public affairs-related questions in connection with the application of EU law.

Professional Experience & Expert Appointments

Employment with other law firms in Brussels and Paris (2008 and 2009-2016); European Commission Brussels, Directorate General for Competition, cartel settlement unit (2009); Joined Hammarskiöld & Co in 2018.

Member of the Brussels Bar and EU lawyer registered with the Swedish Bar Association.

Education

Université de Strasbourg, Master of Law in Economics and Regulation, (2009); College of Europe, Bruges, Master of Arts in European Economic Studies, added specialisation in European Law and Economic Analysis (2008); Institut d’Études Politiques (Sciences Po), Strasbourg (2007).

Languages

Swedish, English and French