Mr Hugues Calvet > Bredin Prat > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Bredin Prat
53 QUAI D'ORSAY
75007 PARIS
France
Hugues Calvet photo

Work Department

Competition and EU Law

Position

Partner

Career

Hugues Calvet, Partner, is a member of the Competition team. He specialises in antitrust litigation (cartels, abuse of dominant position, etc.) and also regularly advises clients with respect to European and French competition issues.

Prior to joining Bredin Prat, he was a Law Clerk at the Court of Justice of the European Communities from 1987 to 1991.

Languages

French, English

Memberships

A member of both the Paris and Brussels Bars.

Education

He is a graduate of the University of Toulouse (Maîtrise in private law, 1978; DEA in private law, 1979) and the École Nationale de la Magistrature (1981-1983).

Lawyer Rankings

France > EU, competition and distribution

(Leading individuals)

Hugues CalvetBredin Prat

The competition law group at the Bredin Prat continues to be a dominant force in the market, advising major national and international corporates across the energy, telecoms, transport, financial services, pharmaceuticals, media, retail, and food and beverages sectors. The group’s wide range of expertise includes interim measures, leniency applications, settlement discussion and appearances before the European Commission and the French Competition Authority. The group is led by veteran antitrust litigator Hugues Calvet, merger control and state aid authority Olivier Billard, cross-border transaction specialist Igor Simic, investigation expert Marie-Cécile Rameau, public economic law advisor Yelena Trifounovitch and Brussels office head Pierre Honoré.

Paris > Droit européen, concurrence et distribution

(Les grands avocats du marché)

Hugues CalvetBredin Prat

Bredin Prat est une signature de marque sur le marché du droit de la concurrence. L’équipe conseille de grandes sociétés nationales et internationales, spécialisées notamment dans les secteurs de l’énergie, des télécoms, du transport, des services financiers, de la pharmacie, des médias, ainsi que de la grande consommation et distribution. Le champ d’expertises couvre l’ensemble de la discipline : mesures provisoires, demandes de clémence, discussions transactionnelles et comparutions devant la Commission Européenne et l’Autorité de la Concurrence. La pratique est codirigée par : le très expérimenté Hugues Calvet, Olivier Billard, qui se charge des dossiers de concentrations et d’aides d’état, le spécialiste des concentrations internationales Igor SimicMarie-Cécile Rameau, qui assiste ses clients lors d’enquêtes de droit de la concurrence, la spécialiste en droit public économique Yelena Trifounovitch , et enfin le responsable du bureau de Bruxelles Pierre Honoré.