Dr Martin Buntscheck is the managing partner of Buntscheck Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH. He advises his clients on all aspects of German and EU antitrust law.
Prior to founding the law firm Buntscheck in 2008, Dr Buntscheck headed the German antitrust practice of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP (Frankfurt) and worked as an antitrust partner at leading German-based law firm Gleiss Lutz (Stuttgart).
Dr Buntscheck’s recent work has included the representation of Evonik Degussa in its private antitrust litigation with SKW Stahl-Metallurgie (alleged calcium-carbide cartel); German TV broadcaster Tele5 in its private antitrust litigation with RTL group and with ProSiebenSat.1 group (anti-competitive rebate schemes); Drachen-Propangas in its cartel litigation before the German Federal Cartel Office and the Higher Regional Court in Düsseldorf (alleged propane gas cartel); and a former director of ThyssenKrupp in the cartel litigation in front of the German Federal Cartel Office (alleged rail cartel), among many other cases.
Dr Buntscheck is acknowledged as a leading expert in antitrust law in Germany by directories such as Chambers Europe, Who’s Who Legal: Competition, PLC Which Lawyer? and JUVE, among others.