Mr Miguel Troncoso > Gómez-Acebo & Pombo > Madrid, Spain > Lawyer Profile

Gómez-Acebo & Pombo
CASTELLANA 216
28046 MADRID
Spain
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Work Department

Competition and European Union

Position

Partner. Head of Brussels office

Career

Miguel is a Competition and European Union Law partner and head of the Brussels office at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo.

He specialises in competition law, with a focus on merger control, state aid and vertical restraints – commercial distribution networks.

He has extensive experience in representing before the courts of the European Union both private companies and public bodies (in particular in public procurement matters and cases pertaining to the protection of the financial interests of the Union).

Languages

Spanish, English, French

Memberships

Pamplona Bar Association
Brussels Bar Association
Member of the Governing Council of the Brussels Bar in 2010
Member of the Editorial Board of Union Europea Aranzadi

Education

Miguel holds a law degree from the University of Navarra. He holds a Master’s degree in European Law from the University of Liège. He was a collaborating scholar at the Department of Public Law of the University of Navarra. He performed a traineeship at the Directorate General for Culture and Audiovisual Policy of the European Commission.

Lawyer Rankings

Spain > EU and competition

Hailed by clients as one of the market’s ‘competition law stars’, Barcelona-based partner Iñigo Igartua heads the EU and competition practice at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo, closely supported by Miguel Troncoso in Brussels, and of counsel Eduardo Gómez De La Cruz in Madrid. They front the sizeable department, which is particularly renowned for its capabilities handling antitrust damages litigation, and its growing expertise with litigation funders on potential investments in competition damages claims. Comprised of ‘excellent professionals‘, the team is also well versed in merger control, cartel investigations, state aid and compliance programmes, and has a focus on sectors such as automotive, pharmaceuticals, food and retail.