Marcel Meinhardt is a partner at Lenz & Staehelin and heads the firm’s competition and regulated market practice group. He is a leading expert in competition law and is renowned for his broad, first-rate practice. Marcel specialises in all areas of Swiss and European merger control work and competition law, particularly in the postal services, insurance, banking, motor car, green energy, media, retail, construction, pharma, ticketing and IT sectors. He also advises on regulatory issues in connection with the electricity, environmental and gas industries. Marcel has been responsible for numerous Phase I and Phase II merger notifications to the Swiss Competition Commission, most recently in the context of infrastructure joint ventures in the electric car industry, and coordinated multi-jurisdictional merger filings. He has acted in many high-profile and leading cases.