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BDGS Associés
51 RUE FRANCOIS 1ER
75008 PARIS
France

Work Department

Competition & Regulatory

Position

Partner specialising in all aspects of French and EU competition law, advising on complex merger control procedures, cartel investigations, antitrust litigation, follow on damages claims and State aid before the European and French competition authorities and courts with a particular focus on sectors such as aerospace, energy, financial services, food and consumer goods.

Recent work includes advising: Campofrío in its leniency application before the French competition authority in a charcuterie cartel investigation; Banijay Group on its acquisition of Endemol Shine Group before the European Commission; Carrefour on its joint purchasing alliance with Système U in the mass retail sector; and France’s main banks in litigation proceedings before the European Court of Justice against a series of ECB and SRB decisions.

Career

Prior to joining BDGS Associés in January 2016 as co-head of the Competition / Regulatory department, Maria was a partner at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP’s Paris office (2009 – 2016) and at Weil, Gotshal & Manges (2008-2009).

Languages

French, English and Italian

Memberships

Association des Avocats Pratiquant le Droit de la Concurrence.

Education

Paris Bar (2000) and New York Bar (2001)
LLM in Trade Regulation – Antitrust from the New York University School of Law (2000)
Master’s degree in European Business Law from Paris II Panthéon-Assas University (1999)

Lawyer Rankings

France > EU, competition and distribution

(Leading individuals)

Maria Trabucchi BDGS Associés

The powerhouse team at BDGS Associés remains a market leader, advising major global corporates, insurance companies, banks, financial institutions and private equity firms involved in competition and regulatory matters. Headed by Antoine Gosset-Grainville, who leads on merger control and state aid issues, and Maria Trabucchi , who guides clients through cartel investigations and antitrust matters, the group’s client portfolio spans the food retail, aerospace, energy, financials services, and consumer goods sectors. The group also covers damage claims, anticompetitive practices, and proceedings before the competition authority and the European Commission. Mathilde Damon brings her public procurement expertise to the table.

Paris > Droit européen, concurrence et distribution

(Les grands avocats du marché)

Maria Trabucchi BDGS Associés

L’excellente équipe de BDGS Associés est un leader incontestable du marché. Elle assiste de grandes multinationales, des compagnies d’assurance, des banques, des institutions financières et des firmes de capital-investissement. La pratique est codirigée par Antoine Gosset-Grainville, qui est expert en matière de contrôle des concentrations et d’aides d’état ; et par Maria Trabucchi , qui intervient lors d’enquêtes de cartel et dans la gestion d’affaires antitrust. La base de clientèle couvre les secteurs de la grande distribution, de l’aérospatiale, de l’énergie, des services financiers et des biens de consommation. Le champ d’expertises couvre également les recours indemnitaires, les pratiques anticoncurrentielles et autres procédures diligentées par l’Autorité de la Concurrence ou la Commission Européenne. L’associée publiciste Mathilde Damon apporte aussi sa contribution à la pratique du cabinet.