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Dechert LLP

1900 K STREET, NW, WASHINGTON DC 20006, USA
Tel:
Work +1 202 261 3330
Fax:
Fax +1 202 261 3333
Email:
Web:
www.dechert.com

Paul H Friedman

Tel:
Work +1 202 261 3398
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Dechert LLP

Work Department

Antitrust/Competition

Career

Paul H. Friedman, managing partner of Dechert's Washington, D.C. office, represents parties in merger and non-merger investigations and in antitrust litigation. He regularly serves as lead counsel in multi-defendant class and non-class action matters in federal and state courts as well as in domestic and foreign arbitral tribunals.

Member

Curriculum Committee, Annual Antitrust Law & Economics Institute for Judges; Antitrust Section, American Bar Association

Education

The University of Chicago, B.A., 1975; Boston University School of Law, J.D., 1978


United States: Antitrust

Merger control

Within: Merger control

Dechert LLP’s heavyweight team includes Paul Friedman, Michael Weiner and Ethan Litwin, who acted as lead trial counsel to Monsanto and its Precision Planting equipment business in the DOJ’s lawsuit challenging Deere & Co’s $190m acquisition of Precision Planting. In another highlight, Weiner and counsel Jill Ross are working with the Brussels and Hong Kong offices to assist SK Hynix (a subsidiary of SK Telecom) with obtaining clearances across multiple jurisdictions for its $18bn consortium bid with Bain Capital and others to acquire Toshiba’s NAND business. Paul Denis and Craig Falls are other key figures in the group, which has also acted for third parties in transactions, such as US Ecology and Amicus Economists. Weiner leads the team with Philadelphia-based Steven Bizar. Named individuals are located in New York or Washington DC, except where otherwise stated.

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