Ann M. O’Brien Sheppard MullinContact
Ann O’Brien is a partner and co-leader of the firm’s Antitrust and Competition Practice Group. She also leads the firm’s Criminal Antitrust and Cartels team. Ann is based in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office. Ann’s practice focuses on advising clients facing criminal and civil government antitrust investigations or litigation. Ann’s insight on antitrust agency priorities, goals and policies are a valuable asset to companies facing international, domestic and multi-agency exposure. She has substantial experience leading every aspect of domestic and international antitrust and white collar investigations and prosecutions, including litigating federal criminal jury trials. Additionally, she provides clients with cutting-edge compliance counseling and training that can help deter or quickly detect antitrust exposure, informed by what is most important to the Antitrust Division and the courts.
Nominee, 2022 Antitrust Writing Awards: Business, Concerted Practices