Augustine joined the Firm in 1992 and her practice is focused on advising on antitrust and competition, particularly relating to mergers and acquisitions, privatisations and joint ventures.
Augustine has long standing experience in advising on internal and regulatory investigations and compliance matters, the application of EU and competition law in Greece and State aid issues. She has an expertise in dawn raids, providing guidelines, instructions and on site assistance to clients, and testing compliance by running mock dawn raids.
Augustine has a substantial practice advising communication and media companies on compliance with licensing requirements and the regulatory framework, representing companies before the National Telecommunications and Post Commission and liaising with the National Council for Radio and Television. She also advises on the regulatory requirements for entities established outside the EU wishing to provide telecom and media services in Greece or abroad.
Augustine holds a Degree in Law from the National & Kapodistrian University of Athens and a Licence Spéciale in European Community Law from the Université Libre de Bruxelles. She is admitted to the Athens Bar (1991), the Athens Court of Appeals (1995) and the Supreme Court of Greece (2017).