Eoin O'Reilly

Competition/Antitrust Associate, Brussels

"I provide pragmatic advice on all aspects of EU and international competition law, in particular, multijurisdictional merger control and antitrust investigations."

Overview

Professional experience

Education and qualifications

Overview

Eoin advises clients on all aspects of EU and international competition law, including merger control, antitrust investigations and compliance issues. He works in a variety of sectors, including pharmaceuticals, consumer goods, financial services, telecoms and technology. 

Work highlights

Eoin has played a key role in a number of significant merger control and antitrust matters. These include advising:

  • Bayer AG on the sale of its worldwide animal health business to Elanco Animal Health. 
  • A client in relation to the European Commission’s investigation into European Government Bonds. 
  • Linde on its merger with Praxair.

Professional experience

Eoin first joined Linklaters in 2016 after completing a traineeship in the European Commission (DG COMP).

Education and qualifications

Eoin holds a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from Trinity College Dublin. He also holds an LLM in Law and Economics from Universiteit Utrecht.