Elena Kamenir

Managing Associate

Washington, D.C.

Elena Kamenir, an Associate in Orrick's Washington, D.C., office, is a member of the Antitrust and Competition practice group. Elena's practice focuses on merger clearance, civil litigation, and antitrust counseling.

Elena regularly represents companies on antitrust issues before antitrust enforcers, helping clients obtain merger clearance and advocating on behalf of their interests. Elena's counseling experience includes advising on antitrust compliance, competitor collaborations, and regulatory developments. Representative industries include technology and media, energy, transportation, and healthcare. 

During law school, Elena worked as an intern for FTC Commissioner Maureen Ohlhausen and at the Bureau of Competition. Elena also worked as a research assistant for two former FTC commissioners and at the Global Antitrust Institute (GAI). At GAI, Elena assisted in preparing articles and presentations to foreign competition enforcers on proposed amendments and draft guidelines. Prior to law school, Elena worked at an advertising agency.