Timothy Cornell

timothy-cornell-clifford-chanceAbout the Author

Timothy Cornell, counsel in Clifford Chance’s U.S. Antitrust Practice, advises clients on antitrust issues in government civil and criminal investigations, the regulatory review of mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property and technology licensing, supply and distribution agreements, joint venture formation, retail pricing issues, horizontal and vertical restraints, private party civil litigation, and the adoption of antitrust best practices.

Mr. Cornell has advocated on behalf of more than two dozen clients before the U.S. Federal Trade Commission and U.S. Department of Justice, representing transacting parties and parties opposing transactions between their competitors. Mr. Cornell brings significant experience in assisting clients through government antitrust investigations, representing targets of governmental investigations and non-parties cooperating with the government. He has litigated antitrust and other high profile cases before arbitration panels, and in federal and state courts across the U.S.

Mr. Cornell obtained his JD from Georgetown, cum laude, and his BS in political science from the United States Naval Academy.

Contact information:

Timothy J. Cornell
Clifford Chance
2001 K Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006
+1 202 912 5220
+1 201 519 7959

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