Jeny Maier

Jeny Maier

Axinn, Veltrop, Partner

Washington, District of Columbia

Profile Jeny Maier guides major corporations through large, strategic M&A transactions, using her significant experience to advise on pre-merger notification requirements and substantive competitive issues. Jeny helps clients navigate antitrust issues throughout the life cycle of a transaction, from initial risk analysis and due diligence, to negotiating merger agreement terms, through antitrust agency review, investigation and, where needed, remedies. She also regularly counsels clients who are third parties contacted by the antitrust agencies in connection with merger investigations. Described in Who's Who Legal as a "great competition lawyer with strong expertise in merger cases" and the "knowledge and ability to provide clear and prescient insight" in to the competition world, Jeny is a sought-after antitrust advocate. In addition to her deal work, Jeny also has considerable experience assisting clients with responding to civil and criminal antitrust investigations, and defending related class-action litigation. Jeny also advises clients on antitrust issues relating to pricing practices, distribution and marketing arrangements, intellectual property license agreements, and standard setting activities. Jeny works with clients in a variety of industries, including health care, pharmaceuticals, technology, manufacturing, telecommunications, and transportation. She has worked on a number of major deals in these industries, including Sunrun's $3.2 billion acquisition of Vivint Solar; McKesson's $3.4 billion joint venture with Change Healthcare; Dell's $67 billion acquisition of EMC; Johnson Controls International $2 billion sale of its Scott Safety business to 3M; and Stanley Black & Decker's $900 million purchase of the Craftsman brand from Sears Holdings. Jeny has been named a "Future Leader" in competition law by Who's Who Legal every year since 2017. Additionally, Legal 500 named her a "Bright Rising Star" in the area of antitrust law. She is active in the leadership of the American Bar Association Antitrust Section, serving as a Vice Chair of the Section's Corporate Counseling Committee. Before joining Axinn, Jeny spent ten years in the antitrust practice of a global law firm. Prior to that, she served as a legal intern for the Federal Trade Commission, Bureau of Competition, and for the US Department of Justice, Antitrust Division (National Criminal Enforcement Section). More » « Less Professional Activities Vice Chair, American Bar Association, Antitrust Law Section, Corporate Counseling Committee (2019-2021) Editorial Board, American Bar Association, Antitrust Law Section, "Antitrust Law Developments" publication (2018-2019) Young Lawyers' Advisory Panel, American Bar Association, Antitrust Law Section, Civil Practice and Procedure Committee (2013-2017) American Bar Association, Health Law Section American Health Lawyers Association

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