Simpson Thacher Snares FTC Merger Atty For DC Office

Law360, New York (October 30, 2013, 1:15 PM EDT) -- Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP has snagged a former Federal Trade Commission mergers and acquisitions attorney to join its antitrust team in Washington, D.C., the firm announced Tuesday.

Joining the firm as counsel is Sara Y. Razi, who since 2010 has served as the FTC's deputy assistant director in the Mergers IV division, which scrutinizes deals involving hospitals, food products and consumer goods retail goods.

Razi told Law360 that she was drawn to Simpson Thacher because of its high standing in the antitrust field.

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