DOJ Taps Cleary Partner To Run Antitrust Litigation Efforts

Law360, New York (August 23, 2013, 5:10 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Department of Justice has tapped Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP partner David Gelfand to lead the antitrust watchdog's litigation efforts starting Monday.

Gelfand is set to become the Antitrust Division's new deputy assistant attorney general for litigation, a DOJ spokeswoman said Friday, filling a role vacated by Joseph Wayland when he became acting chief of the division in April 2012.

Gelfand will be in charge of overseeing the agency's litigation efforts and will work alongside the division's director of litigation, Mark Ryan, on...
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