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Dr. Anita Lukaschek

Diwok Hermann Petsche Rechtsanwälte LLP & Co KG


Dr. Anita Lukaschek, an associate, joined Baker McKenzie in 2015. She previously worked for the Austrian Federal Competition Authority, handling major cartel cases and being responsible for the leniency program. She has been on secondment to the European Commission (DG Competition) and the Federal Ministry of Economy (Trade Law Division). Dr. Lukaschek regularly writes articles and book contributions , particularly on competition matters. She has been lecturing on EU competition law at the University of Economics and Business Administration in Vienna (where she started her professional career as a university assistant) and the University of Applied Sciences Joanneum, Graz.

Practice Focus

Dr. Lukaschek advises on all aspects of Austrian and EU competition law. She focuses her practice on compliance issues, competition litigation, restrictive practices, abuse of dominance, cartel investigation and leniency filings.


  • King's College London, UK (PG Diploma Economics for Competition Law) (2007)
  • University of Vienna (Doctorate) (2004)
  • University of Vienna (Master's Degree) (1998)


  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian


Lukaschek, "§§ 10,11,14-16,18 KartG, § 11 WettbG", in: KartG Kartellgesetz - WettbG, NVG und strafgesetztliche Bestimmungen, Kurzkommentar², Petsche, Urlesberger and Vartian (eds) 2016

Lukaschek, "Austria," International Competition Litigation. A Multi-jurisdictional Handbook, Nazzini and Blanke (eds), 2012

Lukaschek, "Economic Sanctions and the European Union's Legal Framework," External Economic Relations and Foreign Policy in the European Union, p. 352, Griller and Weidel (eds), 2002