The firm opened an office in Brussels, Belgium on February 18, 2014. Brussels is the firm’s seventh European office, joining London, Mannheim, Moscow, Hamburg, Paris, and Munich. The Brussels office will focus on EU and Member State competition litigation and investigations.
Dr. Nadine Herrmann, head of Quinn Emanuel’s European Competition Practice, leads the office as Managing Partner. Dr. Herrmann specializes in intellectual property and antitrust litigation, covering all aspects of German and European competition law. Joining her are Catherine Manley and Dr. Jan Jacob, both specialists in competition law. Ms. Manley is qualified to practice in the U.S. and Europe, and has experience providing strategic advice for clients during European Court proceedings as well as assisting with defenses to European Commission investigations. Dr. Jacob focuses on antitrust and intellectual property litigation.