Virginie Kurtz specialises in EU competition law and compliance matters.
She has extensive experience conducting internal investigations and defending clients in cartel cases, including cartel settlement proceedings before the European Commission and litigation before the EU courts. One of her main areas of expertise is merger control, including joint venture projects and filings with remedies before the European Commission.
On the compliance front, Virginie Kurtz assists clients with designing antitrust compliance programmes including setting up compliant distribution systems. She also regularly advises on compliance with the EU rules on data protection and public affairs-related questions in connection with the application of EU law.
An alumni of Science Po Strasbourg and a member of the Brussels Bar, Virginie Kurtz contributes to the work of Hammarskiöld’s French Desk