Dr Silke Möller

Partner | Competition | Lawyer since 2007

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Phone: +49 211 20052-130
Fax: +49 211 20052-100
Email: s.moeller(at)glademichelwirtz.com

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Short Profile

Silke Möller is a partner at GLADE MICHEL WIRTZ in the Competition practice. She advises German and international clients on issues relating to German and European antitrust law. Her areas of expertise include national and international merger control proceedings, cartel proceedings of the European Commission and the German Federal Cartel Office as well as the advise of companies in developing, structuring and implementing of Compliance Management Systems.

Silke Möller studied law at the Universities of Münster and Barcelona. During her LL.M.-studies at King's College London she concentrated on European antitrust law and was awarded a doctorate from the University of Bonn with a comparative thesis on European and American antitrust law. She is a member of the Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht, the IBA's Antitrust Section, the ClaSF and the DAJV. Silke Möller, a native German speaker, is also fluent in English and has basic knowledge in French and Spanish.

The Legal500, Who's Who Legal, Best Lawyers, JUVE, the Wirtschaftswoche and further publications recommend Silke Möller as renowned expert for antitrust and compliance law. W@Competition has recently honoured Silke as one of the "40 in their 40s - Notable Women Competition Professionals in Europe, the Americas and Africa".

She loves traveling, culinary discoveries, literature, modern art and the discourse about those topics.

 

EXPERIENCE AND MATTERS

Examples of Silke Möller's recent experience include:

  • Defence in cartel proceedings of the European Commission and the German Federal Cartel Office (including the investigations "retail food packaging", "luxury cosmetics", "drugstore products", "meat and sausages", "confectionery", "mills" and "steel purchasing")
  • Representation of various companies in national and international merger control proceedings (incl. IK Investment Partners in its acquisition of Evac, ICG in its acquisition of nora systems and of ProAlpha, Investor AB in the acquisition of Autoadapt and of Piab Group, Towerbrook in the acquisition of shares in Aernnova and the acquisition of Bosal, HNA Group in its acquisition of Avolon, Tenneco in its acquisition of Öhlins, and a large producer of medical devices as third-party intervener in second phase proceedings of the European Commission)
  • Development, structuring and implementation of compliance organisations for various clients including renowned manufacturers of branded goods from the consumer goods industry, a leading German exhibition company and a large German purchasing cooperative; establishment of a global dawn raid task force for a large steel distributor listed on the German stock exchange
  • Advising companies and purchasing cooperatives of the consumer goods, mechanical engineering, healthcare and construction industries on co-operations in the areas of R&D, production, purchasing and distribution including innovative concepts such as electronic trading platforms

Publications

  • Co-author of the Beck'scher Online-Kommentar zum Kartellrecht (in publication) on Art 101 AEUV (Practice areas/Purchasing cooperations)
  • Möller/Wirtz: Getting the Deal Through, Vertical Agreements, author of the chapter on German law, 2019 
  • Möller/Wirtz: Getting the Deal Through, Vertical Agreements, author of the chapter on German law, 2018
  • Möller/Wirtz: Getting the Deal Through, Vertical Agreements, author of the chapter on German law, 2017
  • Möller/Wirtz: Getting the Deal Through, Vertical Agreements, author of the chapter on German law, 2016
  • Möller/Wirtz: Getting the Deal Through, Vertical Agreements, author of the chapter on German law, 2015
  • Möller/Wirtz: Getting the Deal Through, Vertical Agreements, author of the chapter on German law, 2014
  • Möller/Wirtz: Getting the Deal Through, Vertical Agreements, author of the chapter on German law, 2013
  • Wirtz/Möller/Eden: Leniency Regimes, The European Lawyer Reference, Bearbeiterin des Kapitels zum deutschen Recht, 4. Aufl. 2012
  • Möller/Wirtz: Getting the Deal Through, Vertical Agreements, author of the chapter on German law, 2012
  • Möller/Wirtz: Getting the Deal Through, Vertical Agreements, author of the chapter on German law, 2011
  • Wirtz/Möller: E.ON: Commitment Decision – Gas Foreclosure, Journal of European Competition Law & Practice 2010, 418 ff.
  • Möller/Wirtz: Getting the Deal Through, Vertical Agreements, author of the chapter on German law, 2010
  • Möller/Wirtz: Getting the Deal Through, Vertical Agreements, author of the chapter on German law, 2009
  • Möller: Verbraucherbegriff und Verbraucherwohlfahrt im europäischen und amerikanischen Kartellrecht, Dissertation, Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft, Schriftenreihe Wirtschaftsrecht und Wirtschaftspolitik, 2008
  • Wirtz/Möller: Getting the Deal Through, Vertical Agreements, Bearbeiterin des Kapitels zum deutschen Recht, fortlaufend seit 2008
  • Wirtz/Möller: Das Diskussionspapier der Kommission zu Art. 82 EG, WuW 2006, 226 ff.
  • Wirtz/Möller: Das Tetra Laval-Urteil des EuGH, EWS 2005, 146 ff.