Brussels Snapshot: Hunton & Williams

Law360, New York (May 5, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- For those familiar with the field, it’s a forgone conclusion that Brussels is a mecca for European antitrust law.

“If you start doing business in competition law, you have to be in Brussels,” said antitrust law specialist Dr. Michael Rosenthal, a partner with the law firm Hunton & Williams LLP.

So it may come as a surprise to learn that when Hunton & Williams established an office in Belgium’s capital in 1989, the firm’s focus was on something else entirely.

“At that time, there wasn’t a...
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