Dr. Sebastian Jungermann|Partner


Güterplatz 1
60327 Frankfurt am Main

+49 69 979885-465

+49 171 1257805



2023The 11th GWB Amendment - A new antitrust law with claws and teeth?download icon
2023Sebastian Jungermann publishes article in The Private Competition Enforcement Review (The Law Reviews)download icon
2022Killing "killer acquisitions": is the EC going too far with its policy shift on referrals under article 22 of the Merger Regulation?
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  • Admitted to the German bar in March 2000, joined ARNECKE SIBETH DABELSTEIN in February 2021
  • Representing domestic and international clients in all matters of German and European anti-trust law, in particular in relation to merger control before the German Federal Cartel Office, the EU Commission and  in multinational registrations; in anti-trust proceedings, fine proceedings, anti-trust criminal proceedings, control of unfair practices; strategic use of the leniency policy  and applications for leniency; anti-trust compliance, internal investigations; litigation, and in matters concerning contractual competition restrictions; advising in court and before the German anti-trust authorities , the European Commission and the US Department of Justice.
  • Further, advising on company law, M&A, national security, foreign investments and export control, IP, privacy law (GDPR), compliance, outsourcing and other technology-related areas as well as cross-border proceedings and US-pre-trial discovery.
  • Earlier professional experience: Linklaters (2000-2002), Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer (2002-2016 Kaye Scholer, 2017-2021 Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer)
  • Doctorate in law from Philipps-Universität Marburg (2002) („The evidential value of electronic signatures“)
  • Legal clerkship: Marburg District Court, Frankfurt Higher District Court (1997-1999)
  • Studies: Philipps-Universität Marburg (1992-1996)

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  • Languages: German, English
  • Memberships:
    • Anti-trust lawyers Association
    • Competition Litigation Forum, Hamburg
    • Anti-trust law Forum Frankfurt
    • American Bar Association, Section of Antitrust Law
    • German-American Jurist Association
    • Association for Industrial Property Rights and Copyright
    • German Association for Law and Computer Science
    • Frankfurt lawyers Association
  • Offices and functions:
    • Co-Head of Practice Group Corporate/M&A
    • Co-Head of Practice Group Antitrust
    • Member of the Board of Competition Litigation Forum, Hamburg
    • Chairman of the Board of the Anti-Trust Forum Frankfurt (until 2016)
    • Special features: Regular lectures and publications of articles on anti-trust law and compliance; author in „the Frankfurt Commentary on Anti-Trust law“ (German and European Anti-trust law); regular lectures and continuing education on anti-trust law, compliance, corporate law and US-cases and US Discovery
  • Distinctions/Awards:
    • JUVE Handbook Anti-Trust law
    • Best Lawyers in Germany, Competition/Antitrust Law (2019-2021)
    • Chambers Global, Competition/European Law (Germany) (2018)
    • Who’s Who Legal, Thought Leaders: Competition (2020), Competition (2018-2020), Thought Leaders Germany (2020), Competition (Germany) (2020)
    • Chambers Europe, Competition/European Law (Germany) (2013-2018)
    • WirtschaftsWoche (Handelsblatt), most prestigious anti-trust law lawyers (2019) Commercial Week (Handelsblatt Newspapaer)
    • LMG Life Sciences, Competition and Antitrust Life Science Star (Germany) (2014-2015)
    • The Legal 500 Deutschland, Corporate and M&A, Corporate International (2015)
  • References:
    • Representing the Safran Group in the establishment of the EUMET engine joint venture with MTU Aero Engines to develop and manufacture the engine for Europe’s Next-Generation Fighter
    • Representing the Safran Group in the establishment of an engine joint venture with Boeing
    • Enforcement of cartel damage claims against manufacturers of trucks (truck cartel)
    • Representing the ARYZTA Group in the enforcement of cartel damages claims against manufacturers of flour (mill cartel)
    • Advising ZF TWR in the Autoparts cartel proceedings
    • Advising the Sodexo Group on the sale of the German catering business for schools and daycare centres
    • Advising Certina Group on the acquisition of Showa Denko Materials
    • Advising Zinsser Analytic Group on the sale to Gardner Denver (KKR)
    • Advising the founders on the establishment of NeoCargo AG
    • Advising Quantifoil Micro Tools on the sale to SPT Labtech (Battery Ventures)