Dr. Lukas Rengier | Munich | Hogan Lovells

Dr. Lukas Rengier

Counsel

Languages

English, German, French, Spanish

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Dr. Lukas Rengier
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  • Overview
  • Experience
  • Credentials
  • Insights and events
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"Lukas Rengier is a real antitrust law expert with a lot of expertise, coupled with the ability to always keep an eye on the commercial aspects.”

Client/peer, Who's Who Legal

Lukas Rengier advises on all matters of German and European competition law. He represents clients before the German Federal Cartel Office, the European Commission as well as before German and European courts.

Lukas has special expertise in competition litigation. He acted on numerous high-profile cases and secured important judgments for clients, i.a. by the German Federal Court of Justice.

He equally has a very active merger control practice, regularly representing clients in merger reviews before the German and European authorities as well as coordinating merger filings worldwide. His recent experience includes a transaction in the chemical sector that was cleared subject to conditions.

He also regularly defends companies in cartel and abuse of dominance proceedings and advises on issues at the interface of competition and patent laws.

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"Lukas Rengier is a real antitrust law expert with a lot of expertise, coupled with the ability to always keep an eye on the commercial aspects.”

Client/peer, Who's Who Legal

Representative experience

Competition litigation: represent manufacturers in numerous lawsuits concerning the cases “Trucks”, “KWR” (drugstore articles), “Consumer Detergents” and “HEMA” (consumer goods)*

Merger control: advise chemical company on largest acquisition with ten merger filings worldwide; obtain clearance of acquisition of competitor by industrial company in "Phase 1" with conditions*

Cartel investigations: cases “metal packaging”, “sausage”, “road construction”*

Pharma competition law: coordinate competition law arguments in global patent litigation including complaint to competition authorities; advise on patent settlements*

*Matter handled prior to joining Hogan Lovells.

Credentials

Education
  • Second State Exam in Law, Appellate Court of Berlin/Brandenburg, 2014
  • Dr. iur., Doctorate in Law, University of Bonn, 2013
  • First State Exam in Law, University of Bonn, 2009
Memberships
  • Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht (German Association for Antitrust Law)

Recognition

Highly recommended lawyer for antitrust and competition in Germany

WirtschaftsWoche

2020-2021
Rising Star Award Europe in Competition & Antitrust

IFLR

2020
Future leader for competition law

Who's Who Legal/GCR

2019-2021
Antitrust Writing Award

Concurrences

2018