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Invigorates Firm’s Practice and Brings New Focus in Technology and E-Commerce
NEW YORK – February 1, 2010 – The international law firm of Chadbourne & Parke LLP today announced that David H. Evans has joined the firm as a partner in the Washington office in the antitrust practice.
Mr. Evans, 41, comes to Chadbourne from the Washington office of Arent Fox. Mr. Evans chaired the ABA Section of Antitrust Law’s Computer and Internet Committee and was a member of its Council. He is currently chair of its Legislative Committee.
“David is well-versed in all areas of antitrust and trade regulation law, and he has a unique skill set in technology and e-commerce that adds depth and momentum to the full service opportunities we offer our clients,” said Chadbourne Managing Partner Charles K. O’Neill.
“It is a particularly good time for David to join the Firm in light of the Obama administration’s renewed focus on antitrust,” said Andrew A. Giaccia, Managing Partner of the Washington office. “David’s impressive knowledge of antitrust and competition law and his substantial ABA leadership roles will help Chadbourne’s clients face the latest challenges in this evolving area.”
Mr. Evans’ work has included representation in antitrust matters conducted by the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Federal Trade Commission and civil and criminal litigation. He has also advised on issues related to compliance, standard-setting, joint ventures, Hart-Scott-Rodino and international merger regulation.
Mr. Evans’ clients are from such industries as computer software and hardware, e-commerce, chemical manufacturing and distribution, automotive, medical equipment and oil and gas.
Mr. Evans received both his J.D. from Northwestern University School of Law in 1995 and his B.A. from Northwestern University in 1991. He is the editor of an upcoming book on e-commerce and antitrust. Additionally, he has served as a non-resident fellow at The Center for Internet and Society at Stanford Law School.
About Chadbourne & Parke LLP
Chadbourne & Parke LLP, an international law firm headquartered in New York City, provides a full range of legal services, including mergers and acquisitions, securities, project finance, private funds, corporate finance, energy, communications and technology, commercial and products liability litigation, securities litigation and regulatory enforcement, special investigations and litigation, intellectual property, antitrust, domestic and international tax, insurance and reinsurance, environmental, real estate, bankruptcy and financial restructuring, employment law and ERISA, trusts and estates and government contract matters. Major geographical areas of concentration include Russia, Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Latin America. The Firm has offices in New York, Washington, DC, Los Angeles, Mexico City, London (an affiliated partnership), Moscow, St. Petersburg, Warsaw, Kyiv, Almaty, Dubai and Beijing. For additional information, visit www.chadbourne.com.