Bart de RijkePartner at De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
Bart de Rijke is a partner competition law at De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek, winner of Global Competition Review's European Law Firm of the Year 2021 award. He is based in Amsterdam and Brussels. Bart specialises in EU and cross-border competition law matters and represents companies in their multi-jurisdictional competition cases. His practice spans a wide range of sectors including high-tech, FMCG, retail, financial services and platforms. He has a special interest in technology-driven industries and the platform economy, often requiring a cross-expertise approach involving IP law, consumer protection law and privacy law. Bart has significant experience in acting as lead counsel in multi-jurisdictional merger filings and he has successfully litigated in abuse of dominance and cartel cases and regularly advises clients on related topics.