Panelist Profile

 

Jeremie Jourdan

White & Case LLP, Partner (BE)

 

Jérémie Jourdan is a Local Partner at White & Case Brussels and Paris. He trained both in law (LLM, College of Europe;  Master’s degree, Paris IX-Dauphine) and economics and finance (Master’s degree, University Paris IX-Dauphine). Jérémie’s practice focuses on advising clients in antitrust and merger control proceedings.

In recent years, he has been involved in several high profile antitrust investigations before the EU Commission and courts.  For example, he has been representing Servier first before the before the European Commission and now before the  Court of Justice in the largest case to date concerning patent settlement agreements in the pharmaceutical sector, which  involved the application of both Articles 101 and 102. In addition, he advised a company in the context of the European  Commission inquiry into the pharmaceutical sector in 2008.

Jérémie has also represented clients before the European Commission in Phase I and Phase II merger control reviews,  and advised clients in proceedings before the French competition authority. He routinely advises companies in multi-jurisdictional merger filings around the world. Between 2010 and 2012, Jeremie worked at the European Commission as  part of the Hearing Officers’ team. In this role, he developed significant expertise on the procedural rules governing EU  antitrust and merger proceedings, and was involved in several high profile antitrust and phase II merger proceedings.