Partner, LAMBADARIOS & Associates Law Firm
Lefkothea Nteka is Partner in LAMBADARIOS & Associates Law Firm specialized in EU & Greek competition law.
She has served at the Hellenic Competition Commission (HCC) for 15 years, including five years as a Board member (Commissioner Rapporteur). While there, she worked on many large and high-profile cases across a range of sectors. She also contributed to the design of the regulator’s policy framework and operations and promoted its place in the network of European competition authorities.
Lefkothea was a member of the EU Council’s negotiation team for the adoption of the Directive on antitrust damages actions, of the legislative committee for the transposition of the Directive on antitrust damages actions in Greece, as well as a regular delegate-representative at the OECD and the European Competition Network. She was also a member of the legislative committee for the transposition of the ECN+ Directive in Greece.
She continues to consult on regulatory issues domestic business and industry associations, as well as in the context of competition capacity-building programmes in cooperation with international organisations.
She has academic publications in law journals and collective volumes and teaches European competition law as a Visitor Lecturer in Université Aix – Marseille. She holds a Bachelor’s degree from the Faculty of Law of the University of Athens and a Master’s degree (DES) from the Institut d’Etudes Européennes of the Université Libre de Bruxelles, in European commercial law.