Justin’s practice areas include representing clients in investigations of mergers and acquisitions before the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and the Antitrust Division at the Department of Justice (DOJ). He also provides advice on a range of antitrust issues, including the merger review process, multijurisdictional merger control, joint ventures, agency conduct investigations, agency Order compliance and modification, and civil antitrust litigation. While on secondment to Freshfields’ London office (2015), Justin represented clients in mergers and acquisitions before the European Commission (EC) including Phase I and Phase II investigations, third-party merger control strategy, and pre-signing considerations. Justin also advised clients on horizontal restraints analysis pursuant to EC Article 101. Prior to joining Freshfields, Justin oversaw antitrust merger investigations as a lead attorney in the FTC’s Bureau of Competition. He also represented the FTC in regulatory rulemaking, International Energy Agency monitoring, and competitive pricing investigations. Justin has experience in a variety of industries including energy, telecommunications, lodging and hospitality, retail, pharmaceuticals, real estate, information services, cosmetic surgery, and life sciences and material sciences manufacturing.