Partner | Competition | Lawyer since 2010
Phone: +49 211 20052-160
Fax: +49 211 20052-100
V-Card Dr Christian Karbaum
Christian Karbaum is a partner at GLADE MICHEL WIRTZ in the COMPETITION practice. He advises German and international clients on issues relating to German and European competition law. His practice focuses on transactional advice (especially merger and foreign direct investment control), antitrust fine proceedings, compliance advice and litigation, especially in the enforcement and defense of antitrust damages claims as well as claims related to market power.
Christian Karbaum studied law at the University of Osnabrück and at the Université Paris-Est Créteil Val de Marne. His doctorate thesis regarding "Competition law compliance – Legal foundations and implementation", which was supervised by Prof Dr Fuchs, University of Osnabrück, was sponsored with a scholarship from the "Business and Law Working Group" in the Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft. Christian Karbaum is a founding member and academic advisor of the CUR Centre for Corporate Law at the University of Osnabrück e.V., a member of the Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht e.V. and the C.L.F. Competition Litigation Forum e.V. He speaks German (mother tongue) and English and has a good knowledge of French.
Christian Karbaum spends as much time as possible with his wife and two sons, friends, sports (cycling, running, hiking), and literature.
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