John D. Harkrider


John Harkrider is a partner at Axinn, New York. He has been lead or co-lead counsel on nearly half a trillion dollars’ worth of M&A deals, including cross-border deals such as Sabre/Farelogix, Stanley/Craftsman, Thermo/Life Technologies and Ball/Rexam as well as Google/Motorola and Google/ITA. He was named American Lawyer Litigator of Week for his representation of Google, and GCR Lawyer of the Year for his representation of Tyson and Thermo Fisher. He has represented Google, Motorola Mobility and Red Hat on competition deals involving standard essential patents. He also has extensive Telecom experience from representing Bell South in its mergers with Cingular Wireless and AT&T and also represented the DOJ in its challenge to WorldCom/Sprint.

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