Practice/Industry Group Overview
Having represented clients in some of the most challenging antitrust matters in history, today Jones Day antitrust lawyers handle mergers and acquisitions, government investigations, civil and criminal litigation, and everyday counseling for multinational corporations and innovative small companies around the world.
Our team of more than 150 lawyers located in 25 business centers throughout Asia, Europe, and the Americas has successfully resolved antitrust and competition issues for clients in more than 50 countries and in diverse industries. We have guided clients through their important transactions with strong record of success in hundreds of merger reviews. With our unique combination of trial and antitrust lawyers, we handle multi-jurisdictional investigations and government and private litigation before antitrust enforcement agencies and tribunals worldwide.
Many of Jones Day's antitrust lawyers have served in senior positions in enforcement agencies in the United States, Europe, and Asia and can provide valuable insights into government investigations and decision-making. Jones Day is the only firm to have had two of its antitrust partners selected, within a period of just four years, to head both U.S. antitrust agencies. Others have served in various professional organizations throughout the world. Four of our partners have served as Chair of the influential American Bar Association Section of Antitrust Law. Several of our lawyers have been recognized in client and peer surveys as ranking among the most prominent and successful competition lawyers in the world.
We are privileged to represent large and small clients in industries ranging from technology and the internet, telecommunications and media, pharmaceuticals and health care, consumer products, and finance to energy, airlines, automobiles, chemicals, manufacturing, transportation, and waste disposal.