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Francesca Crotti

Of Counsel, Brussels


Avocat, Member of the Brussels Bar


Francesca specialises in EU and competition law, with particular experience in advising on merger control, IPR licensing and vertical/horizontal agreements. Her area of expertise includes the pharmaceutical industry and other regulated industries. She has represented clients before the European Commission, national competition authorities and national courts.

Professional experience

2002 to date Of Counsel, Competition/Antitrust, Linklaters Brussels *
1999 - 2001 Senior Attorney, De Bandt, van Hecke, Lagae & Loesch, Brussels
1990 - 1998 Associate, De Bandt, van Hecke, Lagae & Loesch, Brussels
1988 - 1989 Assistant to First Year Law Students, ULB, Free University of Brussels

* In 2002, De Bandt, van Hecke, Lagae & Loesch merged with Linklaters


1989 - 1990 London School of Economics, LL.M in European Law
1984 - 1989 ULB, Free University of Brussels, Licenciée en droit


English, French, Italian