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Brooks, Pierce, McLendon, Humphrey & Leonard LLP

Antitrust

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What the team is known for

Highly proficient litigation firm with deep experience in a range of antitrust matters. Provides expertise across a variety of industries, with healthcare and telecommunications particular areas of strength. Expertise includes investigations and M&A-related antitrust issues. Clients range from private individuals to large-scale media entities. Also regularly acts on behalf of trade associations.

Strengths

A market source says: "A formidable practice; it has has a strong reputation for antitrust litigation."

Work highlights

Defended Health Network Solutions in connection with allegations that it engaged in price-fixing and illegal limitations on output.

Notable practitioners

Jeffrey Oleynik is commended for his handling of both antitrust litigation and compliance work. He demonstrates notable expertise in the antitrust issues facing franchisor clients.
"He is a bright and capable lawyer."

Jennifer Van Zant is an experienced litigator able to handle significant antitrust cases. She is particularly noted for defending class action cases in the healthcare space.
"She has great command of the law, good analytical skills and a lot of litigation experience." "Absolutely fantastic."

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Overview

​Brooks Pierce's antitrust team works closely with business owners, executives, and trade associations to make sure that they remain compliant with antitrust, trade secret, and consumer protection laws.

​Business Operations

Our attorneys use their extensive experience to regularly counsel clients on business operations, such as

  • sales and marketing practices
  • franchise and distribution agreements
  • mergers, acquisitions, dispositions and joint ventures​
  • antitrust training
  • antitrust litigation

​Types of Clients Represented

We represent a wide variety of organizations, including

  • businesses of all sizes
  • media outlets, as part of our nationally-known communications practice
  • trade associations
  • health care organizations
  • private individuals​

Members

Oleynik, Jeffrey E

Pinyan, Clinton

Prak, Mark J.

Van Zant, Jennifer K

Industries

Construction/Development

Health Care

Media & Communications

Transportation

Antitrust Department

Brooks, Pierce, McLendon, Humphrey & Leonard LLP

firm
Department location

2000 Renaissance Plaza

230 North Elm Street

Greensboro

North Carolina

USA

NC 27401

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North Carolina

Antitrust


Jeffrey E Oleynik
Band 2
Jennifer K Van Zant
Band 1