Joachim is an Associate in the Competition team. He advises clients on a range of competition law matters, including merger control, regulatory compliance and investigations.
Joachim has experience in merger control proceedings and advises clients on competition regulations and merger control requirements. His recent experience includes coordinating multi-jurisdictional merger control assessments, advising on the CMA's market study into online platforms and digital advertising, as well as acting for a variety of fintech companies and global payments platforms.
Joachim has a strong interest in tech regulation, digital transformation and the new regulatory landscape affecting the operation of online platforms. He also has a keen interest in the application of competition law in professional sport.
Joachim joined Osborne Clarke LLP in March 2021 following completion of a training contract at Hogan Lovells. Prior to that Joachim read law at King's College London, following which he completed his LL.M. at the University of Pennsylvania Law School where he has simultaneously studied at the Wharton Business School.
Joachim is a member of the Competition Section of the Law Society.
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