Alexandre Rouhette

Kirkland & Ellis International II LLP


Alexandre is an associate in the Antitrust and Competition Team in the Brussels office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP. Based in Brussels, he works closely with the London office on all areas of competition law as well as foreign direct investment matters. His practice encompasses EU, UK and French competition law, including merger control, antitrust compliance and cartel and abuse of dominance investigations.

In 2021, Alexandre was nominated at the Antitrust Writing Awards for his work on De facto control in EU merger control law.

Alexandre also lectures competition law at Université Paris II Panthéon-Assas.


Thought Leadership


Co-Author, “De Facto Control in EU Merger Control Law,” Concurrences, November 2020

“Conflicts of Interest and Marketplaces: A Business Law Perspective,” Concurrences, February 2020

Speaking Engagements

Lecturer, Université Paris II Panthéon-Assas


Nominee, Academic Articles, Mergers Category, Antitrust Writing Awards, 2021


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2021, Avocat à la Cour (France)
  • 2021, Brussels (EU list)


  • English
  • French


  • Université Paris II Panthéon-AssasMasters in European Business LawHigh Honours2019
  • Université Paris II Panthéon-AssasMasters in Business LawHonours2018