Associate in the EU, Competition & Antitrust team

Jul 2022

EU, Competition & Antitrust - Associate

Our EU, Competition & Antitrust Team

Our practice is a market leader, with a history dating back to Greece’s accession to the EU and a successful track record of advising in landmark competition and antitrust matters, including merger control cases, cartel investigations and related litigation, concerted and restrictive practices, market and sectoral investigations, abuse of dominance and State aid cases. Our main clients are Greek, foreign and multi-national corporations.

 

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Opportunity

We have an opening for a mid-level associate to join our highly established EU, Competition & Antitrust team. You will be exposed to a wide variety of competition and antitrust matters, including novel and high-profile merger control cases, restrictive trade practices, market and sectoral investigations, as well as abuse of dominance and State aid cases in a wide range of industry sectors. Within this role, you will also become acquainted with other fields of law, including advising on legal matters surrounding data protection/privacy compliance and TMT work.

 

To apply for this position, please send us your curriculum vitae and a cover letter explaining why you want to join us and what you have to offer to applications@bernitsaslaw.com, quoting “EU, Competition & Antitrust Associate”.

Experience Required

Have a bachelor of laws or equivalent and a strong academic record.

Have a Master’s degree (LLM) or equivalent postgraduate diploma from a well-acclaimed law school in Greece or abroad (preferably in EU/competition law).

Have 2-5 years of professional experience as a lawyer, some of which must be in EU, Competition & Antitrust law.

Be admitted to the Athens or one of the regional Bar Associations in Greece. Additional admissions to foreign Bar Associations are welcomed.

Be able to work in Greek and English.

Be committed to delivering legal work of the highest quality and have a keen attention to detail.

Skills

Fluent written and spoken English and Greek.

Ability to work effectively within a team.

Have excellent drafting skills.

Strong interpersonal skills.

Proactive, enthusiastic and client orientated work ethic.

Good analytical skills.