Ms Yelena Trifounovitch > Bredin Prat > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Bredin Prat
53 QUAI D'ORSAY
75007 PARIS
France

Work Department

Competition and EU Law

Position

Partner

Career

Yelena Trifounovitch, Partner, is a member of the Competition team. She has significant experience in French and European competition law (cartels, abuse of dominant position, merger control, State aid) with an advisory and litigation practice before French and European competition authorities and courts.

She has also developed specific expertise in the areas of public economic law and regulated sectors and in particular in electronic communications, audiovisual media services, television broadcasting services, airport management and energy sectors.

Languages

French, English, Bulgarian, Serbian.

Memberships

Admitted to the Paris Bar in 2007.

Education

She holds post-graduate law degrees from the University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas (DESS in European business law, 2004; Maîtrise in European law, 2003). She is fluent in French, English, Bulgarian and Serbian.

Lawyer Rankings

France > EU, competition and distribution

(Next Generation Partners)

Yelena TrifounovitchBredin 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 de demain)

Yelena TrifounovitchBredin 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.