Dr. René Grafunder, LLM

Dr. René Grafunder, LLM is a Partner in Dentons’ Berlin office and member of the Competition and Antitrust practice group. He advises clients in European and German competition matters, including merger control and state aid.

René has substantial expertise in dealing with cartel, abuse and merger control proceedings before European and national competition authorities and courts. His comprehensive sector expertise in particular covers health care and life sciences, banking, postal services as well as retail and manufacturing. R

ené is a lecturer on EU Competition Law, e.g. at the DeutscheAnwaltAkademie, and regularly publishes on EU and national competition matters. Before joining Dentons, he worked at Linklaters in Düsseldorf, Brussels and Beijing. René studied in Potsdam, Paris and Freiburg as well as at the College of Europe in Bruges and clerked at the German Federal Cartel Office.