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William J Baer

also known as Bill Baer

Practice areas:

Antitrust & Trade Law, Litigation, Consumer Protection, White Collar Crime

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1975

  1. White Collar Crime: 25%
  2. Consumer Protection: 25%
  3. Litigation: 25%
  4. Antitrust & Trade Law: 25%

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Contact Info

555 12th St Nw # 810
Washington, DC, 20004-1200

Arnold & Porter LLP

555 Twelfth Street, NW

Washington, DC, 20004-1206

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
DCActive 198005/24/2015
WIGood Standing197503/16/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
The Best Lawyers in AmericaN/A2007
Best of the Best 2006Expert Guides to the World's Leading Lawyers2006
International Who's Who of Business LawyersN/A2006
Top Leading Litigators in AmericaN/A2006
America’s Leading Lawyers for BusinessN/A2006
Practical Law Company, Which Lawyer?Leading Competition Attorney in Washington2006
Leading Lawyers in AntitrustN/A2005
America’s Leading Lawyers for BusinessN/A2005
Practical Law Company, Which Lawyer?Leading Competition Attorney in Washington2005

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Director, Bureau of CompetitionFederal Trade Commission1995 - 1999

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Practical Law Company's Cross-border Competition HandbookMerger Remedies Policy In The EU and USA2007
Practical Law Company's Cross-border Competition HandbookMerger Remedies Policy In The EU and USA2006
Global Competition ReviewInternational Leniency Coordination2006
Global Competition ReviewInternational Leniency Coordination2006
Competition Handbook, Practical Law CompanyCartel Prosecution Around the World2006
UnknownCartel Prosecution Around the World, Practical Law Company Competition Cross-Boarder Handbook2005
Competition Handbook, Practical Law CompanyCartel Prosecution Around the World2005
UnknownTaking Stock: Recent Trends in U.S. Merger Enforcement2004
Global Competition ReviewFixing the Problem: Recent Developments in US Merger Remedies, Global Competition Review2004

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Stanford Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1975
Lawrence UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1972

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
ABA Section of Antitrust Law 54th Annual Spring MeetingAn Evaluation of the Antitrust and Consumer Protection Remedies Available to the FTC, Their Effectiveness, Recent Remedies Sought and What More the FTC Could be Doing2006
ABA, Section of Antitrust Law & IBA 2006 International Cartel WorkshopDemonstration: Making the Decision — Whether to Seek Amnesty/Cooperate2006
Insight International Competition Law ConferenceTransborder Merger Developments2006
ABA Section of Antitrust Law Fall ForumEfficiencies, Entry and Economics: What Role, If Any, Do They Have in Merger Analysis Today?2005
Transactions in the Life Sciences Sector ConferenceCurrent Issues in US Enforcement2005