Philip Bentley focuses his practice principally on EU antitrust and EU anti-dumping, and also extends to related matters such as state aid, subsidies, customs, marketing authorizations (notably for genetically modified organisms (GMOs)) and judicial review litigation before the EU General Court and Court of Justice.

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  • Advised one of the shareholders of a 50:50 Asian joint venture in the context of a cartel investigation conducted by the European Commission (2011 to 2012)
  • Co-represented the European subsidiaries of a US multinational in customs and anti-dumping matters arising out of the import of mini-compressors from China (2011 to 2012)
  • Represented a US exporter in anti-dumping proceedings brought by the European Commission against imports of vinyl acetate imports from the United States (2010 to 2011)

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  • Chambers Europe 2017, Competition/European Law-Belgium
  • Chambers Global 2017, Competition/European Law-Belgium
  • Legal 500 EMEA 2019

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University of Cambridge, MA, 1974
University of Aix-en-Provence, LLM (DESS), Comparative Law, 1973
University of Cambridge, BA, 1970


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Philip Bentley, QC

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