Frederic Depoortere

Frederic Depoortere joined the Brussels office of Skadden in 1996. He deals primarily with European Union (EU) and international antitrust and regulatory aspects of mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures. Mr. Depoortere has worked on numerous international transactions requiring global antitrust and merger control analysis and notifications for clients, including inter alia Arcelor S.A., BlackRock Inc., General Electric Company, Marubeni Corporation, Nokia Corporation, Outokumpu Oyj and Travelport. He also deals with general EU competition law and compliance issues relating to cartels, vertical restraints and dominance.