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Mark J. English

Mark English is an associate in the Antitrust Group of the Brussels office.

Selected Publications

  • Huawei: Establishing the Legal Standard for a FRAND Defense as a Basis for Resisting Requests for Injunctive Relief for Infringements of SEPs Under Competition Law, Competition Policy International, co-authored (October 2015)
  • An assessment of injunctions, patents and standards following the Court of Justice’s Huawei/ZTE ruling, JECLAP, co-authored (October 2015)
  • Chapter on EU Competition Law and the Rail Sector in EU Competition Law and Regulation in the Transport Sector, Second Edition, edited by Luis Ortiz Blanco and Ben Van Houtte, Oxford University Press (forthcoming)
  • Chapter on Competition Law on the State in Understanding EU Internal Market Law, Third Edition, Norbert Reich / Annette Nordhausen / Jeremy Scholes, Intersentia (2014)
  • "Procedural rights in EU antitrust enforcement – fifty years on" published as part of Scrutinizing Internal and External Dimensions of European Law, Peter Lang / College of Europe, co-authored with Luis Ortiz Blanco (2013)
  • Butterworths Competition Law Service, EU aviation chapter, assisting editors Trevor Soames and Geert Goeteyn (2012-present)
  • "Getting the Deal Through, Aviation" – EU, assisting editor Geert Goeteyn (2010-present)
  • "EU competition law developments in the aviation sector," EU Air & Space Law, (2010) Vol. 35 No. 6 445, co-authored with Geert Goeteyn
  • "Transparency and process: do we need a new mandate for the Hearing Officer?," European Competition Journal (2010) Vol. 6 No. 2 475 - contribution as a member of the ECLF Working Group on Transparency and Process
  • "An offer you can’t refuse? An analysis of EC cartel settlement," Derecho de la Competencia Europeo y Español, Vol. X, edited by Luis Ortiz Blanco, Dykinson (2009)

Speaking Engagements

  • Aviation alliances, cooperation and joint ventures, Competition Challenges in the Transport Sector 2016 Conference organized by IBC Legal, January 2016
  • The future of litigations SEPs – Impact Huawei v ZTE, Standards, Patents & Competition Conference organized by IBC Legal, December 2015 (with Collette Rawnsley)
  • Managing in a world of antitrust risk – Lessons from the frontlines in cartels, merger control and antitrust litigation: European Union, InHouse Community Korea Outbound Symposium, April 2015



  • College of Europe, Bruges, Belgium, LL.M. in European Community Law
  • Oxford Institute of Legal Practice, Legal Practice Course
  • The University of Sheffield, UK, B.A. in Law with French
  • Université de Nancy 2 (France), Certificat d’Etudes Juridiques Françaises



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