Emma Bichet Roarty | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Emma Bichet Roarty

Associate, Brussels

T +32 2 239 25 08

E eroarty@whitecase.com

Overview

Emma Bichet Roarty joined White & Case in 2010 and is a member of the EU law practice. She advises on a broad range of areas of European law.

She advises clients in a variety of industrial sectors (including energy, manufacturing, pharmaceuticals and chemicals) on the legal aspects of their business activities in the EU, with a particular emphasis on regulatory compliance. Her practice spans EU legislation covering chemicals (REACH and the classification, labelling and packaging of chemicals), electrical and electronic equipment (the WEEE and RoHS Directives), the classification and treatment of waste, industrial emissions, ecodesign and eco-labelling. She also advises multinationals on EU consumer protection law, including labelling and product safety.

Emma also advises on the application of all aspects of EU competition law. She frequently advises on the rules and procedures governing the grant of State aid and public contracts covered by the EU public procurement directives.

Prior to joining White & Case, Emma interned in the Citizens' Rights and Constitutional Affairs department of the European Parliament.

Bars and Courts

  • Brussels Bar (B list)
  • New York State Bar

Education

  • Master's Degree, College of Europe, Bruges, Belgium
  • MA, University of Cambridge

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Experience