US: FTC competition director to join law firm as antitrust partner

The assistant director of the Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Competition will reportedly join Weil, Gotshal & Manges as partner at its antitrust practice in Washington, D.C., say reports.

Antitrust expert Jeffrey H. Perry has spent 13 years at the federal regulator, reportedly managing more than 30 lawyers.

In a statement, Barry M. Wolf described Perry as “one of the most well-respected antitrust officials in the government.”

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