Alexis Gilman


Alexis J. Gilman is a partner in the Antitrust Group in Crowell & Moring’s Washington, D.C. office. His practice focuses primarily on advising and representing companies, boards of directors, and executives on a broad range of civil antitrust matters, including merger reviews, government investigations, litigation, and counseling regarding various business practices. From 2014 until 2017, Alexis served as the Assistant Director of the Mergers IV Division in the Bureau of Competition of the Federal Trade Commission where he had leading roles in and oversaw investigations and litigations in various industries, including hospitals and other healthcare providers, distribution services, supermarkets, funeral homes, casinos and online gaming, retail, and consumer goods. Prior to this position, Alexis served as a Deputy Assistant Director of the Mergers IV Division from 2012-2014, working on and supervising investigations and litigations in the Division. While at the FTC, Alexis worked on several high-profile merger investigations and litigations, including Sysco/US Foods, Staples/Office Depot, DraftKings/FanDuel, Dollar Tree/Family Dollar, Albertsons/Safeway, Phoebe Putney/Palmyra, Advocate/NorthShore, Cabell/St. Mary’s, Mountain States/Wellmont Health System, CHS/HMA, Office Depot/OfficeMax, and Pinnacle/Ameristar. Prior to joining the FTC, Alexis was an associate in the Antitrust Group of a large U.S.-based law firm, where he represented Fortune 500 companies in high-profile U.S. and foreign merger investigations and other civil antitrust matters. He represented pharmaceutical, publishing, retail, chemical, energy, and private equity clients, among others. Alexis received his J.D. with honors from The George Washington University Law School where he was a member of the George Washington International Law Review. He received his B.A. from Williams College.

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