Athanasia Gavala advises clients on European Union and international competition law matters. Her work focuses on antitrust aspects of mergers and acquisitions, cartel investigations, and antitrust compliance. Ms Gavala has represented clients across a range of industries including power generation equipment, agrochemicals, media and entertainment, agricultural commodity trading, pharmaceuticals and medical devices, automotive parts, electronics, fast-moving consumer goods, insurance, and the banking sector. She recently represented General Electric in its landmark acquisition of Alstom Power & Grid business and DuPont in its merger with Dow before the EU Commission.
- LLM, Corporation Law, New York University School of Law, 2011, Dean’s Graduate Award
- LLM, Commercial Law, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens School of Law, 2009, summa cum laude
- LLB, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens School of Law, 2006, magna cum laude
- Athens, Greece
- New York