Jones Day LLP has hired competition specialist Fiona Schaeffer as a partner in the New York office.
She joins from Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP where she was a partner in the antitrust/competition group and served for over 11 years.
“I am delighted to be joining the antitrust team at Jones Day,” said Schaeffer. “In this competitive global marketplace, our clients rely on us to solve critical legal issues that span many borders. Jones Day’s global platform and collaborative approach enables me to offer clients integrated, efficient and effective solutions for legal issues that arise for them around the world.”
Schaeffer has extensive experience advising companies in a wide range of industries including health care, financial services and media. She counsels corporate and private equity clients on antitrust issues arising in mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, distribution arrangements and other transactions.
She features in The International Who’s Who of Competition Lawyers and Economists.