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Chambers of Tim Ward QC and Philip Moser QC

1 & 2 RAYMOND BUILDINGS, GRAY'S INN, LONDON, WC1R 5NR, ENGLAND
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Work 020 7405 7211
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Monckton Chambers (Chambers of Tim Ward QC and Philip Moser QC), Ligia Osepciu, London, ENGLAND

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Ligia Osepciu

Tel:
Work 020 7405 7211
Email:
Monckton Chambers (Chambers of Tim Ward QC and Philip Moser QC)

Position

Ligia is a junior barrister specialising in competition law, European law, public procurement and utilities regulation.

Career

Called 2008 (New York Bar Admission 2009). Recent cases include: UKSC 2012/0204 British Telecommunications pic v Telefonica 02 UK Ltd et a/(08 numbers) (February 2014) – junior counsel to BT in an appeal to the Supreme Court concerning the exercise of Ofcom's dispute resolution powers under section 185 of the Communications Act 2003 in respect of BT's proposed wholesale 'price ladders' for termination of calls to 08 numbers; Merck KGaA v European Commission (2013) – junior counsel in appeal to the General Court of the European Union against COMP/39266 Lundbeck et a/, the first ever decision of the European Commission concerning the application of Article 101 TFEU to reverse payment (pay for delay) patent settlements; Groupe Eurotunne/ S.A. v Competition Commission [2013] CAT 30 – junior counsel for intervener in CAT appeal against the Competition Commission's decision to block the acquisition by Eurotunnel of the assets of the former Sea France; Albion Water Limited v Dwr Cymru Cyfyngedig [2013] CAT 6 – junior counsel to the defendant in a follow-on claim for both compensatory and exemplary damages arising out of abusive excessive pricing and margin squeeze in the water sector.

Languages

French (fluent), Romanian (native).

Education

BA (Law) Trinity College, Cambridge (2003-2006); LLM, Cornell University Law School, (2006-2007); Bar Vocational Course, BPP Law School, London (Lincoln's Inn Hardwicke Entrance Scholar & Droop Scholar) (Trinity College Whittaker Scholar) (2007-2008).


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Public procurement

Within: Public procurement – Leading juniors

Ligia Osepciu - Monckton ChambersVery bright, responsive and concise and interested in the technology space.

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