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BDGS Associés
75008 PARIS

Work Department

Competition & Regulatory


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.


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).


French, English and Italian


Association des Avocats Pratiquant le Droit de la Concurrence.


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

With offices in Paris and Brussels, BDGS Associés frequently advises leading French multinationals in banking, transport, and the real estate sectors on all areas of competition law, especially in state aid and merger control cases involving complex, cross-border transactions. The team is also experienced in distribution and regulatory matters, as well as antitrust litigation. Antoine Gosset-Grainville is particularly experienced in state aid, while Maria Trabucchi focuses on anti-trust litigation and follow-on damages claims. Additionally, Mathilde Damon deals with merger control and Jérôme Fabre is also a key contact.

Paris > Droit européen, concurrence et distribution

(Les grands avocats du marché)

Maria Trabucchi BDGS Associés

Implanté à Paris et Bruxelles, BDGS Associés assiste régulièrement des multinationales françaises spécialisées dans les secteurs de la banque, des transports et de l’immobilier dans la gestion de toutes leurs problématiques de droit de la concurrence. Le cabinet traite en particulier des affaires d’aides d’état, et de contrôle des concentrations en rapport avec des opérations internationales complexes. Le champ d’expertises couvre aussi les problématiques réglementaires et le droit de la distribution, ainsi que les litiges de droit de la concurrence. Antoine Gosset-Grainville est particulièrement expérimenté dans le domaine des aides d’état, tandis que  Maria Trabucchi se concentre sur la gestion des contentieux de droit de la concurrence et des litiges indemnitaires. Mathilde Damon traite des dossiers de concentration et  Jérôme Fabre participe aussi à la pratique.