Talya heads the antitrust and competition department at HFN, which is renowned for its international capabilities and cooperates regularly with leading international law firms in conducting reviews of antitrust issues. As a former Team Leader in the Israeli Antitrust Authority (IAA) legal department, Talya has unique experience in representing clients before the IAA and the Israeli Antitrust Commissioner (the Commissioner). Talya also has years of extensive experience in all matters of antitrust and competition laws, including civil, administrative and criminal aspects.
Talya joined HFN at the beginning of 2015, after 10 years in a leading antitrust law firm, where she was a partner and a co-head of the antitrust and competition department. Before that Talya worked for more than five years at the IAA, where she was responsible for the banking, finance, insurance and credit card sectors.
Talya regularly represents and advises large entities, international and domestic, who act in a wide range of markets and sectors. She handles large and complex economic cases regarding all antitrust issues (such as mergers of companies, monopoly and abusive of dominant position issues, cartels and restraints of trade). Talya also deals with matters connected to the new Israeli legislation to promote competition, especially in the food sector. In addition, Talya holds a track record of success in managing antitrust litigation cases, including antitrust class actions. Talya was recognised by Chambers as one of the leading practitioners in the field of antitrust and competition in its 2014 Global Guide.