Michal Petr graduated from Masaryk University Law School in 2002. In 2008, he completed his postgraduate studies (JUDr., Ph.D.) there.
Michal was until recently the deputy chairman of the Czech Competition Authority (CCA) in charge of competition matters. He retains some relationship with the CCA and – amongst other things – he participates in the rule making process. He has been involved in competition law for more than 10 years and has acted as deputy chairman of the CCA for the past 5 years. He also teaches competition law at the Palacký University in Olomouc and Masaryk University in Brno. Michal has written a number of articles and books and is a member of the editorial board of Antitrust – revue of competition law. He will particularly focus on advisory in the area of fair process, cartels and the EU/Czech law matters.
Michal is an of-counsel at JŠK.