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O’Melveny’s Parker Quoted in The Blog of Legal Times on New DOJ Antitrust Division Chief

January 03, 2013

Richard Parker, chair of O’Melveny & Myers LLP Antitrust and Competition Practice, was quoted in The Blog of Legal Times’ January 2, 2013, post “Antitrust Lawyers Predict New DOJ Division Chief to Continue 'Aggressive Enforcement’,” which discusses views within the antitrust bar toward William Baer, who was recently confirmed by the US Senate as the new chief of the Antitrust Division of the US Department of Justice.

Parker, who resides in the Firm's Washington, DC office, told The BLT that Baer is one of the most respected attorneys in the field, adding that his confirmation “is really good for antitrust, and really good for the United States."