Steffie De Cock is an associate in the competition and commercial team at Altius. She specialises in all aspects of competition law at the European and national levels, including cartel cases, distribution networks, abuse(s) of dominance, and state aid. She also assists domestic and multinational clients in the setting-up of compliance programmes. Steffie has experience in drafting and reviewing a broad range of commercial contracts. In merger control cases, she assisted various clients in obtaining merger control clearance from the Belgian Competition Authority. Ms De Cock obtained her Master of Laws at the University of Leuven. Afterwards she complemented her Master of Laws with a Master Complémentaire en Droit Européen from the University of Brussels. In 2012, Steffie studied on an LLM programme at the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa. Furthermore, Steffie was the winner of the Best Advocate General award at the ELMC pleading competition Regional Final.