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Ashwin van Rooijen

Ashwin van Rooijen


Ashwin van Rooijen

Ashwin van Rooijen is a counsel in the Brussels antitrust practice, advising household name clients such as Samsung and Oracle on competition matters, with a focus on technology markets and intellectual property.

Ashwin previously worked as a software engineer and leverages his tech background to advise his clients on the particular challenges they face.

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Career and qualifications

  • Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (LLM) 2005
  • University of California Berkeley (LLM in IP and Antitrust) 2007
  • Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (PhD in Software Interoperability, Copyright and Competition Law) 2009
  • Joined Clifford Chance 2009
  • Counsel since 2017

Awards and citations

  • Behavioural Matter of the Year: FairSearch complaint against Google Android
    Global Competition Review (GCR) Awards 2019