About Hans-Joachim Hellmann

Hans-Joachim Hellmann is a partner and head of SZA's competition practice group. He has a main focus and vast experience in advising and representing clients in cartel cases before the European Commission and the German Federal Cartel Office, as well as before German and European courts. He is regularly involved in landmark proceedings such as the wire harnesses, freight forwarding, bathroom fittings and most recently the pesticides cartel. He has extensive experience in conducting antitrust compliance programmes and internal audits. Hans-Joachim Hellmann is also one of the leading German practitioners in follow-on damage claim proceedings. In addition, he advises clients on all levels from strategic planning through merger control proceedings.