Iain McPhie is a principal at Squire Patton Boggs and a member of their Antitrust & Competition and International Trade Practice Groups. His antitrust practice includes representing clients before the Federal Trade Commission and the US Department of Justice in matters ranging from merger reviews to criminal price-fixing investigations. He has handled numerous merger filings under the Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) Act and coordinates non-US filings for multi-jurisdictional transactions. He also has counselled clients on domestic and international activities including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, and marketing and distribution practices, in addition to advertising and other consumer protection issues.
Prior to entering the practice of law, Iain advised Japanâ??s New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) on energy and environmental regulatory policy issues.
Iain is a member of Squire Patton Boggsâ?? E-Discovery & Data Management Team, which serves as a resource for lawyers and clients in matters involving the preservation and discovery of electronic documents.
Iain has published and spoken on a variety of antitrust and international trade issues. He is a member of the Antitrust Section of the American Bar Association and is a contributor to the Antitrust Sectionâ??s Antitrust Law Developments and Annual Review of Antitrust Law.