Pierre-LouisHutt

Associate

Brussels + 32.2.645.15.36

Pierre-Louis Hutt's practice covers all aspects of EU and French competition law, including multijurisdictional merger control, anticompetitive conduct, and dominance matters. In addition to his antitrust practice, he advises clients on foreign direct investment matters.

Prior to joining Jones Day in 2021, Pierre-Louis worked in the Paris office of a leading French law firm and in the competition department at a global company.

Experience

  • Eurobio Scientific acquires GenDxJones Day advised Eurobio Scientific SA in the acquisition of the Dutch company Genome Diagnostics BV (GenDx) from its founder and its shareholders for €135 million (net of adjusted cash).
  • Meridian Bioscience agrees to be acquired by SD Biosensor and SJL Partners in $1.53 billion all-cash transactionJones Day is advising Meridian Bioscience, Inc. in its $1.53 billion all-cash acquisition by SD Biosensor and SJL Partners.
  • EssilorLuxottica and CooperCompanies form joint ventureJones Day advised EssilorLuxottica in the formation of its joint venture, SightGlass Vision, with CooperCompanies for the commercialization of novel spectacle lens technologies to expand the myopia management category.
  • Solmax acquires U.S. geosynthetics manufacturer PropexJones Day served as antitrust and financing counsel to Groupe Solmax Inc. (Solmax) in the acquisition by Solmax of Propex Operating Company, LLC, a leading geosynthetics manufacturer with a long track record in the construction, transportation, mining, and automotive industries.