Alicia Downey

Downey Law LLC
Contact: (617) 444-9811
Law School: Boston College Law School - Boston College
Jurisdiction: Massachusetts


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
Professional Experience
Founder and Principal, Downey Law LLC
Partner, Bingham McCutchen LLP
Associate, Bingham Dana LLP (n/k/a Bingham McCutchen LLP)
Law clerk to Justice Herbert P. Wilkins, Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts
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 UniversityM.A. (1984)Linguistics
Harvard UniversityB.A. (1984)
Honors: Magna cum laude
Activities: Varsity Fencing
America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Chambers USA
Professional Associations
Vice Chair, Antitrust Committee, ABA Section of Business Law
Co-Chair, Governing Board, Supreme Judicial Court Law Clerks' Society
Director, Needham Land Trust, Inc.
Vice chair, Distribution and Franchising Committee, ABA Section of Antitrust Law
Director, Boston Dance Alliance, Inc.
Council member, ABA Section of Antitrust Law
Chair, Price Discrimination Committee, ABA Section of Antitrust Law


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155 Federal St
Suite 300
Boston, MA 02110
Telephone: (617) 444-9811