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Alicia Downey

Downey Law LLC
Contact: 617.444.9811
Experience:
Law School: Boston College Law School - Boston College
Jurisdiction: Massachusetts

OVERVIEW

About Alicia Downey
Here is what I do:

Antitrust and distribution counseling: Advising on proposed resale pricing strategies, sales and marketing programs, merger review and relationships with competitors (e.g., HSR, premerger negotiations, due diligence, and integration planning), exclusive dealing, price discrimination, reseller agreements, and franchise relationships.

Commercial litigation, arbitration, appeals: Defending and bringing claims for breach of contract, antitrust violations, and business torts, responding to third-party subpoenas, representing third-party witnesses at deposition, drafting and responding to demand letters, advising on litigation and appellate strategy in Massachusetts courts, drafting of amicus curiae briefs for industry groups.

Antitrust compliance policies and training: Drafting of compliance manuals and guidelines, live presentation of engaging, customized compliance training sessions with open Q& A, for executives and personnel at every level.
Practice Areas
  • Antitrust
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Business Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Antitrust and Trade Regulation
  • Appellate
  • Class Actions
  • Complex Contract and Tort Claims
  • Complex Litigation
  • Distribution and Franchise Law
  • General Civil
  • Litigation Area
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Massachusetts
Professional Experience
Founder and Principal, Downey Law LLC
-Current
Partner, Bingham McCutchen LLP
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Associate, Bingham Dana LLP (n/k/a Bingham McCutchen LLP)
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Law clerk to Justice Herbert P. Wilkins, Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts
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Education
Boston College Law School - Boston CollegeJ.D. (1993)
Honors: Magna cum laude; Order of the Coif; McGrath & Kane Award for Academic Excellence and Contribution to the Law School
Activities: Managing Editor, Boston College Law Review
Harvard UniversityB.A. (1984)
Honors: Magna cum laude
Activities: Varsity Fencing
Harvard UniversityM.A. (1984)Linguistics
Professional Activities
Vice Chair, Antitrust Committee ABA Section of Business Law 2013-Current
Co-Chair, Governing Board Supreme Judicial Court Law Clerks' Society 2013-Current
Director Needham Land Trust, Inc. 2012-Current
Vice chair, Distribution and Franchising Committee ABA Section of Antitrust Law 2011-Current
Director Boston Dance Alliance, Inc. 2010-Current
Council member ABA Section of Antitrust Law 2008-2011
Chair, Price Discrimination Committee ABA Section of Antitrust Law 2005-2008
Awards
America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Chambers USA

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CONTACT & MAP

155 Federal St
Suite 300
Boston, MA 02110
USA
Telephone: 617.444.9811