Leibowitz Lands at Davis Polk

Law firm Davis Polk & Wardwell has hired former Federal
Trade Commission chairman Jon Leibowitz as a partner in its D.C. office.

He will counsel on mergers and acquisitions and privacy law.

Davis Polk did work for Comcast on a number of deals,
including NBCUniversal merger, the sale of SpectrumCo wireless licenses to
Verizon and Comcast's purchase of AT&T's broadband assets.

resume includes chief counsel to the Senate Antitrust and Technology
Subcommittee and government relations for the Motion Picture Association of

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