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Foad Hoseinian

European Counsel

Foad Hoseinian

European Counsel
Brussels +32-2896-8028 +32-2896-8028 +32-2896-8099 +32-2896-8099
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Foad Hoseinian is a Swedish-qualified European counsel in the Brussels office, where his practice focuses on all aspects of European competition law. Prior to joining the firm in 2018, he advised on competition law matters at a senior level for five years and clerked with Nils Wahl at the European Courts for six years.
 
Foad is a member of ICN’s merger working group as well as CCBE’s permanent delegation to the Court of Justice of the EU. He is recognized in Who’s Who Legal: Competition – Future Leaders, where clients have praised him as "one of the best practitioners” stressing his “litigation skills and fantastic eye for transactional work” and for being “concise, clear and just outstanding at giving oral evidence powerfully without losing any credibility.”

SELECTED REPRESENTATIONS

  • Amgen Inc. in its antitrust filings for the $13.4 billion acquisition of certain assets and liabilities associated with the rights to OTEZLA from Celgene
  • Amgen Inc., on the antitrust aspect of its public cash offer to the shareholders of Nuevolution AB (publ), to tender all of their shares in Nuevolution to Amgen in accordance with Swedish law and NASDAQ Stockholm’s Takeover Rules
  • Harris Corporation on the US$35 billion merger of equals with L3 Technologies, Inc., the largest-ever defense industry merger
  • Harris Corporation on the divestment of Harris’s night vision devices business to Elbit Systems of America, LLC
  • Fletcher Building Limited on antitrust strategy in its agreement to sell the Formica Group to Broadview Holding BV for a sale price of US$840 million
  • UPS in pleading the first successful merger prohibition appeal at the EU Courts in 15 years (UPS/TNT)