Jan M. Rybnicek

Jan Rybnicek is an attorney at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in Washington, D.C. He represents clients on antitrust issues relating to the US merger control and review process, multi-jurisdictional merger control, joint ventures, civil antitrust litigation, and investigations before the US Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). Prior to re-joining Freshfields in 2015, Jan served as an attorney adviser to former Commissioner Joshua D. Wright of the FTC. He advised Commissioner Wright on a wide range of competition and consumer protection issues, including providing enforcement recommendations, developing legislation and policy initiatives with Congress, and drafting formal statements, policy speeches, and Congressional testimony.