Malik Idri is a Competition lawyer in Orrick's Paris
Malik practice focuses on French and European competition
law, on both transactional and litigation cases: merger control, antitrust
litigation before the French Competition Authority and the European Commission,
as well as litigation cases before the administrative courts and State aid.
Malik is an abuse of dominant position specialist, with a particular focus on the
telecommunication sector. He dedicated his doctoral thesis to the opening up of
competition of the French phone network and he worked at the French sector
regulator (ARCEP). He also has advised SFR on a number of
litigation matters including the Orange’s sentence to pay the highest fine ever
imposed by the French competition authority for abuse of dominant position.
Malik spent seven years at Clifford Chance where he also
developed a deep knowledge of the distribution sector, in particular on
suppliers and distributors’ relationships and private enforcement cases.
Malik is a regular lecturer at the ESSEC, where he
graduated and he regularly publishes articles.