Sebastián Romero Melchor is a partner in the firm’s Brussels office. He focuses his practice on food and nutrition law matters in the European Union and EU member states. He represents a wide variety of multinational firms and trade associations on such matters as EU regulatory law and policy (free movement of goods), food labeling and advertising issues (health and nutrition claims), product registration (novel foods, food supplements, food for special medical purposes, cosmetics, etc.), and product liability (withdrawals, recalls), among others, with special focus on functional foods and drinks.
Sebastián Romero Melchor is recommended by Legal 500 Belgium 2014 and K&L Gates’ EU Regulatory Food practice is recommended as a TOP-TIER FIRM by Legal 500 Belgium 2014.
Mr. Romero Melchor has practiced as a lawyer at English and Spanish top law firms and in the European Commission. Mr. Romero Melchor is a visiting professor in nutrition law at the UIB – Universidad de las Islas Baleares.