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Jennifer K. Schwab

Partner

Education

Tulane University Law School, J.D.
  • cum laude
  • The Sports Lawyers Journal, Executive Editor
Emory University, B.A.
  • Political Science

Prior Employment

  • Federal Trade Commission, Attorney Advisor, 2014-2018; Attorney, Bureau of Competition, Mergers IV, 2006-2010 and 2012-2014; Counsel to the Director, Bureau of Competition, 2010-2012
  • Alston & Bird, Associate, 2003-2006

Bar Admissions

Professional Affiliations

American Bar Association, Antitrust Section

  • Editorial Board, The Antitrust Source, 2016 - present
  • Editorial Board, Mergers & Acquisitions Committee’s The Threshold Newsletter, 2015 - present
  • Editorial Board, State Antitrust Enforcement Handbook, 2018

American Health Lawyers Association

Chicago Bar Association

Overview
News & Resources
Honors

Overview

Jenny Schwab is a partner in the firm's Antitrust and Trade Regulation practice. After serving 12 years at the Federal Trade Commission, she has substantial experience in merger investigations and litigation, as well as non-merger antitrust matters.  Jenny advises clients on a broad spectrum of competition-related issues. She represents clients before law enforcement agencies and in civil litigation proceedings. 

News & Resources

Seminars & Events

  • Women’s Antitrust Forum, The FTC’s Competition Mission: Past-Present-Future, Moderator, June 2018
  • The Use of Bargaining Models in Antitrust Analysis, Bates White Economic Consulting, Hal White Antitrust Conference, Panelist, June 2018
  • Fundamentals – Antitrust Law, American Bar Association, Antitrust Section, Spring Meeting, Session Chair/Moderator, April 2018
  • Hot Topics in Health Care Antitrust, American Health Lawyers Association, Panelist, March 2018
  • Merger Practice Workshop, American Bar Association, Antitrust Section, Panelist, September 2017
  • Agency Advocacy vs. Litigation, American Bar Association, Antitrust Section, Panelist, January 2016
  • Pragmatic Strategies to Enable Hospitals to Continue Physician Affiliations and Mitigate the Risks of Being the Next St. Luke’s Case, American Health Lawyers Association, Panelist, July 2015
  • Fundamentals – Antitrust Law, American Bar Association, Antitrust Section, Spring Meeting, Panelist, April 2015
  • Surviving a Second Request, American Bar Association, Antitrust Section, Panelist, January 2014
  • The ABCs of Antitrust in Health Care, Part II: Mergers, Affiliations and Acquisitions, American Health Lawyers Association, Panelist, November 2013
  • Avoiding Second Requests, American Bar Association, Antitrust Section, Panelist, December 2012

Honors

Federal Trade Commission Recognition:

  • Chairman's Award for Distinguished Service, 2018
  • Janet D. Steiger Team Awards in 2008, 2011, and 2013
  • Bureau of Competition Director's Award, 2009
  • Chairman's Award for Meritorious Service, 2007