Jessica K Delbaum

Jessica K Delbaum
599 Lexington Avenue
New York
New York
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Jessica Delbaum is a partner in the firm’s antitrust group. Her practice focuses on defending multinational companies’ mergers and acquisitions before the Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice, as well as coordinating the multi jurisdictional antitrust defence of transactions. Ms Delbaum also counsels clients on an extensive array of antitrust issues such as competitor collaborations, cartel leniency applications, and Hart-Scott-Rodino Act compliance, including integration planning. Ms Delbaum has defended substantive merger investigations involving a wide variety of industries, including in the healthcare, finance, chemicals and technology sectors.

Prior to joining Shearman & Sterling, Ms Delbaum was an attorney general’s honours programme attorney in the antitrust division of the Department of Justice. While at the division, Ms Delbaum investigated possible violations of the antitrust laws involving mergers and acquisitions, the reporting and waiting requirements of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act and civil price-fixing.

WWL says: Jessica Delbaum enjoys an excellent reputation in merger control matters. Peers say "She is highly skilled and excellent at working with agencies" and describe her as "one of the real stars" in the New York market.

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