Erik Pijnacker Hordijk is one of the most experienced lawyers in the Netherlands in the area of EU and competition law. He has been a lawyer since 1983. Erik advises on and litigates in cases for companies and governments on a wide range of competition law and European law issues. His practice ranges from cartel damages cases to proceedings on the consequences of Brexit for residence rights of UK nationals. Erik has vast experience in advising and representing clients in investigations and disputes regarding abuse of dominance. In addition to competition law, state aid and the internal market are priorities in Erik’s practice. Erik has been a market leader in Band I of Chambers Europe in the competition/European law discipline for many years.