Andrey Nickel Partner

Adv. Andrey Nickel specializes in Antitrust and Competition Law, and regularly advises with respect to a broad range of issues with respect to competition, such as restrictive trade practices, mergers and abuse of dominant market positions. Adv. Nickel also advises clients on matters related to other competition legislation such as the Law for Promoting Competition in the Food Sector and the Law for Promotion of Competition and Reduction of Concentration.

Prior to joining the firm, Adv. Nickel worked at the legal department of the Israel Antitrust Authority (IAA), as head of team covering the food and agriculture sectors.

Adv. Nickel also served as a Board Member of the Foundation for Financing Class Actions at the Ministry of Justice and was IAA’s focal person for private enforcement of Antitrust Law issues.

Earlier in his career, Adv. Nickel worked as an associate in the litigation department at a leading law firm in Israel and served as a teaching assistant to Prof. Ariel Porat (Tel Aviv University).

Education

L.L.M (in Commercial Law), Tel Aviv University, Israel, 2011.

LL.B. (cum laude), Tel Aviv University, Israel, 2007.

Bar Admission

Israel Bar Association, 2008

Areas of expertise

Antitrust

Regulation