Dr. Merlin Gömann is an Associate at Hausfeld in Berlin. He advises clients on EU and German competition law, conflict of laws and complex litigation, with a focus on antitrust.

Before joining Hausfeld as an Associate, Merlin worked for a leading international law firm in Brussels and was a law clerk at the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, representing the Federal Republic of Germany before the EU Courts.

Merlin’s doctorate (Ph.D.) focuses on conflicts of law under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and was completed at the University of Augsburg and the Humboldt-University of Berlin. Previously, he worked as a research assistant at the Universities of Hannover and Augsburg.

He holds a Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree in EU law from the College of Europe in Bruges. Merlin is fluent in German, French and English and has a good command of Spanish and Italian.