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Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

Antitrust

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What the team is known for

Outstanding DC-based practice that collaborates with a complementary European network to provide seamless national and international antitrust representation. Provides a premium clientele with guidance on class actions, criminal investigations and mergers receiving scrutiny from regulatory agencies, as well as offering pre-merger advice and guidance, and support defending against cartel allegations. Has particularly strong client relationships in the telecommunications, natural resources and financial service sectors. Excels in cases involving price-fixing allegations, market monopolization and bond and debt manipulations.

Strengths

"It is the best of the best," and home to "a deep bench of antitrust thinkers," notes a client.,A commentator says: "They have a very good antitrust practice."

Work highlights

Secured federal merger clearance and won an unprecedented multistate lawsuit as lead antitrust counsel to T-Mobile and parent company Deutsche Telekom in connection with T-Mobile’s historic merger with Sprint Corporation.

Notable practitioners

David Gelfand is a highly rated practitioner who acts for a wide variety of clients in antitrust disputes, including those in the technology and retail space. He represents both domestic and major multinational corporations.
"He is a great DOJ veteran."

George Cary has significant experience acting in prominent market-leading mergers, handling all aspects of review and clearance. He additionally lends his skills to complex monopolization and collusion litigation.
"He's an exceptionally good lawyer when it comes to applying his knowledge of antitrust law and making arguments about key issues."

Jeremy Calsyn is accomplished in criminal antitrust litigation, particularly cases concerning price-fixing investigations. He is well known for his work on behalf of automotive parts suppliers.
"He is top-notch, immediately responsive and eminently knowledgeable."

Mark Leddy is commended for his representation of a broad array of prominent clients in competition disputes. His previous DOJ experience bolsters his ability to handle governmental merger reviews.
"A very careful and focused lawyer."

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Antitrust Department

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

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Department location

2000 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Washington, DC

District of Columbia

USA

20006

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USA - Nationwide

Antitrust


David I Gelfand
Band 1
George S Cary
Band 1
Mark Leddy
Senior Statespeople

Antitrust: Cartel


Jeremy Calsyn
Band 2
Mark Leddy
Senior Statespeople