Michaël Vaz d'Almeida is a Competition lawyer in Orrick's Paris office.

His practice focuses on French and European competition law, including anticompetitive practices, merger control, distribution law and State aid.

Prior to joining Orrick, Michaël worked as a legal intern at UGGC Avocats and Magenta and in the legal departments of Thales Communications & Security and Dexia Life & Pensions (Luxembourg). He was previously an intern at the French Competition Authority and at the Appeal Court of Paris.