Elena Rivas practices in the areas of antitrust and competition law, with a particular focus on the life sciences and IT industries. She advises international companies on merger control, abuse of dominance cases, cartel investigations and on issues relating to the control of foreign direct investment (FDI) before the European authorities and courts.
Prior to joining Dechert, Ms. Rivas worked as a bluebook trainee with DG Comp. Her previous experience includes traineeships at two other law firms in Spain.
- Ilustre Colegio de Abogados de Madrid
- Universidad Carlos III Madrid, Double Bachelor's degree, Law and Political Science, 2018
- University of Rennes 1, Master 1, European Law, 2020
- University of Leiden, Advanced LL.M., European and International Business Law, 2021