Bio

Jimmy Moore advises clients on a variety of antitrust matters, including civil litigation, cartel investigations, and mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Moore has experience in a diverse set of industries, including automotive parts, chemicals, pharmaceuticals and consumer goods.

Examples of Mr. Moore’s recent representations include:

  • Anheuser-Busch InBev in securing the complete dismissal of claims alleging a market-allocation conspiracy between Anheuser-Busch and Molson Coors Brewing Company to exclude American brewers from the Ontario market;
  • an auto-parts supplier in a criminal investigation by the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice (DOJ);
  • Anheuser-Busch in obtaining approval from the Antitrust Division for its acquisitions of Devils Backbone Brewing Company, Karbach Brewing Company and Wicked Weed Brewing; and
  • Lanxess AG in securing unconditional clearance of its acquisition of Chemtura Corporation before the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and the European Commission.

In addition, Mr. Moore has represented pro bono clients in a variety of matters. including an appeal of a first-degree murder conviction before the Maryland Court of Special Appeals and an eviction case in the Landlord & Tenant Branch of the D.C. Superior Court.

Prior to joining Skadden, Mr. Moore clerked for a judge in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi. He also was an intern in the DOJ’s Antitrust Division and an extern with the FTC’s Bureau of Competition.

Mr. Moore also serves as an editor for the Health Care Chronicle, published by the Health Care and Pharmaceuticals Committee of the American Bar Association’s Section of Antitrust Law.

Credentials

Education

  • J.D., Columbia Law School, 2014
  • B.A., Vanderbilt University, 2011

Admissions

  • District of Columbia

Experience

  • Law Clerk, Hon. Daniel P. Jordan III, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi (2014-2015)

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