Lawyer, New York Bar, USA; Co-Head of the Antitrust Competition Practice of Skadden.

Jim Venit, is co-head of the Antitrust Competition practice for Europe of the law firm Skadden. He has extensive international antitrust and European competition law experience.  He has been practicing competition law in Brussels since 1980.  His experience includes representing multinational companies in proceedings under the Merger Regulation and Articles 101 and 102.

Mr. Venit has represented clients in a wide range of economic sectors and has extensive experience counseling companies on compliance matters and the implementation of compliance programs.


  • J.D., New York University School of Law, 1979 (New York University Law Review; Order of the Coif)
  • Ph.D., Columbia University, 1976
  • M.A., Columbia University, 1971
  • B.A., Yale University, 1967 (Phi Beta Kappa; summa cum laude)

Liege Competition and Innovation Institute
University of Liege (ULg)
Quartier Agora
Place des Orateurs, 1, Bât. B 33
BE-4000 Liege

Phone: +32 4 366.31.30
Fax: +32 4 366.31.55