Christophe Rapin is member of the firm’s competition, trade and regulatory group. He practises in Lausanne and Brussels. He assists and represents clients with regard to antitrust matters, as well as with competition law enforcement procedures. He has wide-ranging experience in internal distribution, including franchising. Christophe works also closely with Kellerhals Carrard’s IT and IP practice and, in that respect, Christophe is particularly aware of the sensitive issues at the intersection of IP and competition law. He is also a member of Kellerhals Carrard’s M&A, capital markets and corporate team and he is active in M&A transactions, particularly in connection to regulated industries.
Christophe has been chairman of the Swiss association for competition law for eight years and is currently vice president of the International League for Competition Law (LIDC). He is the sole attorney in Geneva listed in Who’s Who Legal: Franchise 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020. He is also recognised by Who’s Who Legal in the field of competition law.