Valeria has over 20 years full-time expertise in the field of competition law.

Her work covers the entire spectrum of antitrust activities: proceedings before the Italian Antitrust Authority and the European Commission for cartels, abuse of dominance and other restrictive practices; merger control proceedings; appeals of decisions before the EU and national Courts; litigation before civil Courts in connection with antitrust infringements (nullity of contract and damages).

She has extensive experience in the design and implementation of antitrust compliance programmes and in the conduct of competition law audits for companies across several economic sectors.

Valeria Veneziano's 'analytical mind and capacity of grasping the complexities of the market make interactions easy'. Sources attest that she is 'close to the client and very attentive' (Chambers & Partners, 2021, 2020).

Valeria has advised many clients on distribution issues and in relation to horizontal cooperation agreements.

She also gained significant expertise in the field of unfair commercial practices.

Valeria graduated with honours in 1997 at La Sapienza University of Rome and received a Master’s Degree (LLM) from the London School of Economics and Political Science, in 1998.

Valeria is ranked as “associate to watch” in the “Competition/European Law in Italy” Guide by Chambers and Partners. She joined Osborne Clarke in 2014.

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