RETURN TO PEOPLE

Miguel Troncoso Ferrer

Managing partner – Brussels

Education and

Degree in Spanish Law, University of Navarra (1992)
Master in European Law, Université de Liège (1994)
University of Navarra, Law School; scholar at the Public and European Law Department (1991-1992)

Professional career

Stagiaire at the General Directorate for Culture and Audiovisual Policy of the European Commission (1995)
Associate lawyer at HOCHE Demolin & Brulard Avocats (1995-1999), Brussels
Senior associate lawyer at FIDAL Société d’Avocats (1999-2003), Brussels – Paris

Specialisation

Competition law (compliance programs, competition review of mergers, restrictive practices, cartels proceedings, leniency programs, competition concerns within the regulated sectors and state aids)
Vertical restraints, franchise, selective and exclusive distribution agreements
European law, advising and representing before courts and tribunals both companies (Free movement of people, goods and services) and European institutions and agencies (protection of the financial interests of the European Communities)

Teaching

Lecturer at the Paris Bar School of Law (European Law – 1999-2003)
Lecturer at the Master of Business Law of the University of Montpellier (International Distribution Agreements – 1999-2003)
Lecturer in the Executive MBA of the University Miguel Hernández of Elche, Spain (International Business Agreements – 2007-2011)

Membership of professional bodies and associations

Pamplona Bar Association (since 1995)
Brussels Bar Association (since 1996)
He was elected Member of the Governing Council of the Brussels Bar in 2010
Member of the Editorial Board of Union Europea Aranzadi (since 2009)

Languages

Spanish
English
French

Recent publications

«Les Critères de Sélection dans la Distribution Sélective», Concurrences, 2014
«Football Broadcasting Business in the EU : Towards Fairer Competition?», JECLAP, 2014, Oxford University Press
«La saga del Tax Lease o los Contornos de la selectividad», La Ley, 2016
«Origen, evolución y perspectivas del Derecho de la Competencia», introductory chapter in Tratado de Derecho de la Competencia, Wolters Kluwer 2017

Industries

Brexperts Hospitality

Acknowledgments

  • 2019
  • 2018

The Chambers Global 2019. Competition/European Law – Belgium – Foreign Expertise in Spain

The Chambers Global 2019. Corporate/M&A: Competition – Expertise Based Abroad in Spain

Chambers Global 2018. Corporate/M&A: Competition (Spain) – Expert based abroad

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