David Tayar is a partner in the Antitrust and Competition Practice Group. He has extensive experience in handling first and second stage complex merger control investigations before both European and French antitrust agencies and in coordinating multijurisdictional filings. He regularly advises clients in restrictive arrangements and monopolization cases before European and French competition authorities and courts.
David advises French and foreign clients in a wide variety of industries, with a special focus on the pharmaceutical, banking and consumer products sectors. He is a member of the board of the Association des Avocats Pratiquant le Droit de la Concurrence (APDC)
Chambers Europe (2015) and numerous other publications (Legal 500, PLC Which Lawyer) rank David among the leading individuals practicing in the area of Competition/European Law in France.
Prior to joining Willkie, David was with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer.