John Huh > DLA Piper LLP (US) > Philadelphia, United States > Lawyer Profile

DLA Piper LLP (US)
United States
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Work Department

Litigation, Arbitration and Investigations; Antitrust and Competition; Appellate Advocacy; Investigations; Mergers and Acquisitions; Corporate




John Daiwon Huh focuses his practice on litigation, government investigations and compliance, concentrating in the fields of antitrust and trade regulation.

John has over a decade of litigation & alternate dispute resolution experience that includes successfully representing clients dealing with antitrust claims, class action lawsuits, business/economic torts, commercial claims, and False Claims Act & other fraud claims. He also has substantial experience litigating matters involving restrictive covenants (e.g., non-compete & non-solicitation provisions).

In addition, John has extensive experience representing individuals and companies in government investigations conducted by state and federal agencies, including the Federal Trade Commission, the Department of Justice, the Securities & Exchange Commission and state Attorneys General.

John also counsels clients on global competition and trade regulation issues. He frequently assists companies in developing and implementing global compliance policies and procedures. He routinely oversees and conducts training sessions and legal risk assessments of clients’ business practices and strategies.

John additionally counsels clients by providing analyses on the competitive effects of potential mergers and acquisitions, as well as other business decisions. He regularly navigates clients through the process of reporting proposed transactions to the federal antitrust agencies under the HSR Act.

John chairs the Philadelphia office’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee. He also serves on the Hiring Committee.


J.D., Temple University School of Law; B.A., History, Dickinson College

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Antitrust > Cartel

Lesli Esposito sits in DLA Piper LLP (US)‘s Philadelphia’s office and was recently appointed by Mid-Atlantic Dental as third-party witness in the FTC’s investigation and action against the three largest dental care providers. In San Francisco, Lisa Tenorio-Kutzkey acts as global antitrust department head and recently obtained a favorable judgment for an individual pursued by the DOJ on the grounds of big-rigging in the real estate foreclosure market in the Bay Area during the residential housing crisis. Robby Robertson recently arrived in the Chicago office from Hogan Lovells US LLP and is also a key name to note alongside Philadelphia’s John Huh.