James A. Wilson

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Offices Columbus
Phone 614.464.5606
Fax 614.719.5039

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Jim is a partner in the Vorys Columbus office and a member of the litigation practice group.  He has litigated and tried a wide variety of antitrust and complex business matters over nearly thirty years, including class, injunctive and multidistrict actions, involving issues of price-fixing, tying arrangements, vertical restraints, and alleged monopolization.  In addition, he has extensive experience representing clients in criminal investigations, having represented numerous companies and individuals in antitrust criminal investigations, including a number of foreign nationals.  Jim has also represented clients in civil investigations by the Department of Justice, Federal Trade Commission and state antitrust enforcers concerning mergers, pricing practices, and allegedly monopolistic conduct.

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Jim is a member of the American Bar Association and a past chair of the ABA's Section of Antitrust Law.

Jim has taught antitrust as an adjunct professor at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law.  He also has presented seminars on various topics, including the Class Action Fairness Act, antitrust litigation, effective opening statements in an antitrust case and current antitrust enforcement policy.

Jim received his J.D. from Columbia University School of Law where he was member of the Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems and served as its Managing Editor.  Jim received his A.B. magna cum laude from Miami University, where he was Phi Beta Kappa.

Jim clerked for The Honorable Walter H. Rice of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio.

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