Jeffrey Oliver is an Associate in the firm’s Antitrust and Competition Practice. Mr. Oliver advises clients on all aspects of antitrust law, with an emphasis on U.S. and international merger reviews. Mr. Oliver has obtained antitrust clearance for transactions in a wide variety of industries, with significant experience in oil and gas, pharmaceuticals, chemicals and trade associations.
Prior to joining Baker Botts, Mr. Oliver was a Staff Attorney at the Federal Trade Commission, Bureau of Competition. There, Mr. Oliver’s practice focused on merger and conduct investigations in the oil and gas industry. Mr. Oliver has experience in all phases of the FTC’s investigation process, from reviewing HSR filings to challenging mergers in litigation.
State Attorneys General often investigate antitrust violations – ranging from price fixing to anticompetitive mergers...