Juan Rodriguez has been an S&C partner since 2007, co-leads the European Competition Group and is co-head of the Firm’s Antitrust Group. In addition to being qualified in England and Wales, he is a member of the Paris Bar.
Mr. Rodriguez is regularly recognized as a leader in European Competition in leading legal directories. Chambers Global and Chambers UK, have highlighted Mr. Rodriguez’s “sharp legal mind” and provision of a “high level of client satisfaction”. He is also noted for being “strong in dealing with sophisticated cross-border matters” and IFLR1000 have commended him for being “the firm’s key partner on [competition] matters”.
Mr. Rodriguez’s practice involves representing some of the world’s largest companies in award winning transactions such as “Matter of the Year” and “Merger Control Matter of the Year” at GCR Awards 2019 for his work on Bayer’s acquisition of Monsanto. Mr. Rodriguez has extensive experience before the EU Commission and national competition authorities in Europe on merger review proceedings and cartel investigations.
He is a member of the European Competition Lawyers Forum and is fluent in English and French.