Vishal Mehta is a Senior Associate in Baker Botts' Antitrust and Competition Law practice group. Mr. Mehta advises clients on all aspects of antitrust law, with a focus on U.S. and international mergers and acquisitions. He has extensive experience representing clients in all phases of the merger review process before the FTC, DOJ, and foreign competition authorities. Mr. Mehta has represented clients in high-profile merger investigations across various industries including oilfield services, energy, pharmaceuticals, specialty chemicals, agriculture, heavy equipment, pulp and paper, waste, technology, media, telecommunications, retail, and consumer products.
In addition to his merger practice, Mr. Mehta frequently works with large, multinational clients to conduct internal audits, design and administer antitrust compliance programs, and train business personnel regarding antitrust best practices. He regularly counsels clients, providing practical antitrust advice regarding day-to-day commercial issues, and has defended clients in antitrust and commercial litigation involving a range of claims, including price fixing, monopolization, breach of contract, and patent infringement.