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Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

ONE NEW YORK PLAZA, NEW YORK, NY 10004, USA
Tel:
Work +1 212 859 8000
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Fax +1 212 859 4000
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Web:
www.friedfrank.com
Frankfurt, London, New York, Washington DC

Aleksandr Livshits

Tel:
Work +1 212 859 8524
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Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

Work Department

Antitrust and Competition, Antitrust Litigation, Aerospace & Defense

Position

Mr. Livshits focuses on mergers and acquisitions, including complex cross-border transactions, criminal and civil antitrust litigation, and antitrust compliance counseling.  He has represented a variety of clients before the US Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission and he has extensive experience in a broad range of industries, including pharmaceuticals, aerospace, automotive, retail, media, and high technology, among others.

Career

Mr. Livshits joined Fried Frank in 2010.

Languages

Russian

Member

Mr. Livshits is vice chair to the Antitrust Section's Legislation Committee of the American Bar Association and is a vice chair to the Mergers Committee of the New York State Bar Association.

Education

Mr. Livshits received his JD from Georgetown University Law Center in 2009 and his BA from the University of Rochester, with high distinction, in 2006.


United States: Antitrust

Merger control

Within: Merger control

At Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, New York-based partner Nathaniel Asker is the main contact in the US, following former global chair Bernard Nigro’s appointment as deputy assistant attorney general at the DOJ. Tobias Caspary, who divides time between London and Frankfurt, is the key EU partner. Asker works closely with Caspary on all antitrust aspects of US and cross-border transactions. In 2017, highlights included acting as antitrust counsel to Coach in its $2.4bn acquisition of Kate Spade & Company, and advising Knight Transportation on its merger with Swift Transportation. Associate Aleksandr Livshits in New York is highly regarded.

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