Van Bael & Bellis promotes Catherine Gordley
Van Bael & Bellis is pleased to announce the promotion of competition law specialist Catherine Gordley to Counsel.
Catherine specialises in representing clients before the European Commission in complex merger proceedings as well as in antitrust investigations.
Catherine has extensive experience in merger control, including assisting clients in developing remedies as well as navigating Phase II proceedings. Catherine also routinely advises clients on European dominance, pricing, and distribution issues. She has experience representing clients before the European Commission in antitrust investigations relating to Art. 101 and 102 TFEU, from both the complainant and defendant’s side.
Catherine commented on her promotion: “I look forward to continuing my career with Van Bael and Bellis in this new role. I am honoured to be part of one of the premier competition practices in Brussels and to work alongside such talented lawyers.”
Porter Elliott, co-head of the firm’s renowned competition law practice, says: “Catherine is an immensely skilled and business-savvy competition lawyer with a seemingly limitless work ethic. I am delighted at her promotion, which is a logical next step in her very promising career.”
Before joining Van Bael & Bellis, Catherine worked in the New York office of a major international law firm.