"Leading lawyer in Competition"
IFLR 1000, 2016
Dr. Ulrich Soltész, LL.M.
Rue de Loxum 25, 1000 Brussels
T +32 2 551-1020
- Ulrich advises clients on European antitrust and state aid law, as well as on merger control and general European law. He represents German and foreign companies before the European Commission and national competition authorities, and has litigated more than 40 cases before the Courts of the European Union.
- Ulrich studied in Freiburg and Brussels (LL.M. 1996). He has been a partner at Gleiss Lutz since 2002. Prior to joining the firm, he worked as a research assistant at the University of Freiburg. He has published many articles on competition and state aid issues and contributed to a number of books on these topics. He is frequently invited as an expert to speak at various international conferences and is the co-editor of the European Journal of Business Law (EuZW) as well as of the New Journal of Antitrust Law (NZKart). Ulrich is a non-governmental advisor to the International Competition Network (ICN) and a member of various associations, including the Berlin State Aid Forum (board member), the IBA, the ABA and the Association for the Study of Antitrust Law. Since 2017, Ulrich is a speaker at the postgraduate program Executive Master of European and International Business Law (E.M.B.L.-HSG) of the University of St.Gallen. Ulrich speaks German, English and French.