Tomas Nilsson is a counsel in Brussels office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the firm’s global Antitrust & Competition Practice. His practice covers a wide range of issues under EU and Swedish competition law. In particular, he advises clients on issues relating to merger control, abuse of dominance, cartel proceedings, and distribution and licensing agreements.

From 2013 to 2014, Mr. Nilsson was resident in Latham’s Washington, D.C. office where he gained experience in US antitrust law. Mr. Nilsson has also worked as a senior associate at one of the leading Swedish law firms.  

Bar Qualification

  • Brussels Bar - B List
  • New York


  • LL.M. in Trade Regulation, New York University School of Law, 2009
  • Master of Laws, Lund University, 2005
  • B.Soc.Sc., Lund University, 2004

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Swedish
  • Danish
  • Norwegian