Vassilena Karadakova

Vassilena Karadakova

United Kingdom, London
Senior Associate at Herbert Smith Freehills
Profession: Lawyer, Attorney / Solicitor
Industry: Competition, Law Practice


Senior Associate in HSF's Competition, Regulation and Trade group. Vass advises clients in relation to merger control filings and antitrust investigations on an EU and national level. She has experience across a broad range of sectors including financial services, TMT, consumer goods, and energy. She has spent time on secondment to the Competition Division of the UK Financial Conduct Authority.






Herbert Smith Freehills

Senior Associate at Herbert Smith Freehills

January 2020 - Present • London, United Kingdom

Senior associate in HSF's London CRT team.

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton

Associate at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton

3 years 2 mth • September 2016 - November 2019 • London, United Kingdom

Associate in Cleary's London competition team. Also spent time in the Brussels office.


University of Oxford


University of Cambridge

MA Law (First Class)

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