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We are delighted to share that the Baker McKenzie Global Guide to Competition Litigation 2020 is now available!

This guide provides expert insight into the latest developments in 30 key markets and gives clients a multi-jurisdictional perspective on the core issues that arise when bringing or defending a private claim for damages as a result of a breach of competition law.

Through the guide, our leading global team addresses critical questions on competition litigation, including:

  • When does a right to claim arise?
  • Are regulators’ infringement findings binding on national courts?
  • What measure of damages can be claimed?
  • How lengthy or costly could proceedings be?
  • What are other potential options for relief or private enforcement?

To receive a complimentary copy, please click the “Access Guide” button.

We trust you will find this guide useful and interesting. For more specific questions, please contact any of the authors listed here or within the guide, or your usual Baker McKenzie contact.

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Frank Kroes is proficient in complex commercial litigation and national and international arbitration.


Francesca Richmond is a partner in the Baker McKenzie Dispute Resolution team based in London. Francesca joined Baker McKenzie in 2004 and was admitted as a solicitor in September 2006. She attained higher rights of audience to act as a solicitor-advocate in 2009. Francesca has been seconded to Baker McKenzie's offices in Chicago, Washington and Sydney as well as to clients Barclays Bank PLC, the BBC Trust and O2. Francesca was a marshall at the Royal Courts of Justice in 1998 and in 2000 sitting with a High Court judge.


Jennifer Revis is of counsel in the EU Competition and Trade Practice Group of Baker McKenzie's London office. She is acknowledged for her timely advice and responsiveness by the Legal 500. Jennifer has been on secondment to the UK customs authorities (Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs) in their tax and excise litigation department and to the Firm's European Law Centre in Brussels. Jennifer is frequently invited to speak at external conferences and regularly contributes articles to tax journals on customs matters such as De Voils Indirect Tax Journal.


Sjef Janssen is an associate in Baker McKenzie's Amsterdam office, where he focuses on commercial and competition litigation. Before joining the Firm in 2013, he was a junior lecturer on EU law for Leiden University's undergraduate and graduate programs.