Bio

Franziska M. Rupp’s practice focuses on all aspects of European and German competition law, including merger control, cartel investigations and behavioral matters.

Ms. Rupp has experience with complex multi-jurisdictional mergers and in-depth investigations before the European Commission and other international competition agencies.

Ms. Rupp’s experience includes advising:

  • E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company in its merger-of-equals with The Dow Chemical Company;
  • Nokia Corporation in connection with its combination with Alcatel-Lucent;
  • Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Company regarding its acquisition of Amlin; and
  • Sun Chemical in connection with the acquisition of Flint Group’s European publication gravure ink business.

She also has advised companies in Article 101 TFEU investigations before the European Commission and other competition law agencies, including a recent representation involving a car battery recycling cartel investigation.

Credentials

Education

  • Second State Exam, Berlin, 2014
  • LL.M., College of Europe, Bruges, 2011
  • Master II, University of Paris X - Nanterre, 2010
  • First State Exam, University of Potsdam, 2010
  • Master I, University of Paris X - Nanterre, 2008
  • Licence, University of Paris X - Nanterre, 2007

Admissions

  • Brussels (EU-list)
  • Hamburg, Germany

Languages

English
German

Franziska M. Rupp

Associate, Antitrust/Competition
franziska.rupp@skadden.com