Professor Tom Ottervanger

  • Professor of European Law and Competition Law
  • European competition law, international arbitration

Telephone number: +31 (0)71 527 6075
Faculty / Department: Faculteit Rechtsgeleerdheid, Instituut voor Publiekrecht, Europees Recht
Office Address: Kamerlingh Onnes Gebouw
Steenschuur 25
2311 ES Leiden
Room number B 1.28


Tom Ottervanger is part-time professor of European Law and Competition Law at the University of Leiden.
His inaugural lecture (dutch version) and english version was held on 19 maart 2010 and was titled: "Maatschappelijk verantwoord concurreren: mededingingsrecht in een veranderende wereld".

He is a practicing lawyer and partner of Allen & Overy in the Netherlands, visiting professor at the University of Georgia, deputy justice at the Court of Appeal in The Hague and Chairman of the Appeals Committee of the Amsterdam Power Exchange (APX).

He regularly publishes articles and he is the co-author of books on concentration control, state aid control, and European and national competition law.

Last Modified: 20-06-2016