Kevin Wilcock's practice primarily focuses on antitrust and competition law matters, both at the national and international levels. He advises major national and international companies in their proceedings with the European Commission and the National Competition Authorities of EU Member States. Kevin advises on a broad range of antitrust issues and is especially skilled in guiding clients through the antitrust aspects of mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, and other combinations. He has been involved in several merger filings with the European Commission. He also has extensive experience conducting cross-border internal investigations and crisis management intervention and providing advice on various kinds of regulatory and compliance matters for global clients in Europe and the United States.
Prior to joining Jones Day in 2016, Kevin worked in the banking and finance practice at a leading international law firm in Düsseldorf and Frankfurt. During his legal clerkship, Kevin trained at prominent German and Australian law firms in Düsseldorf and Melbourne, where he assisted corporate teams.
Kevin is a member of the American Bar Association's Section of Antitrust Law and currently serves as a vice chair of the ABA Section of Antitrust Law's Membership Committee. Kevin is also a member of the German Antitrust Lawyers Association (Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht e.V.).
- Second State Examination (Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf, 2014); University of the West of England, Bristol (LL.M. 2011); Westfälische Wilhelms-University of Münster (First State Examination 2010)
- Federal Republic of Germany
Recognized in Best Lawyers in Germany (2021 and 2022) as "One to Watch" for competition law and for corporate governance and compliance
- German, English, French