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About Pauline Fliche

Pauline has participated in antitrust investigations and merger filings both before the European Commission/EU Courts and the French Competition Authority/French courts in various sectors including energy, transport, retail and technology.

Pauline speaks French and English.

Prior to joining Freshfields’ Tokyo office, Pauline worked at Paris office of a leading international law firm.

Recent work

  • Advising companies in filing antitrust complaints or leniency applications before the French Competition Authority and before the European Commission*
  • Advising companies in cartel investigation and subsequent appeals before the EU courts*
  • Assisting companies in merger multi-jurisdictional filings and before the European Commission*

* Prior to joining Freshfields.



  • LL.M. in Competition Law, King’s College London, UK.
  • Master degree in European and International Law – University Paris X, France 

Professional qualifications

  • Admitted to the Paris Bar (not admitted in Japan)