Jana Seidl is an associate in the Antitrust and Competition Practice Group at Baker Botts. Jana represents some of the world's leading companies in connection with government investigations, private litigation, mergers, and competitor collaboration counseling. Her clients range across industries including chemical, pharmaceutical, healthcare, foundry, and technology. Jana's litigation experience includes defending clients in bet-the-company antitrust cases, including large class action and multi-district litigations, alleging group boycotts, price-fixing, bid-rigging, monopolization, and exclusive dealing. Jana's merger experience covers client advocacy in front of the U.S. agencies and engagement with competition regimes abroad.
While attending law school, Ms. Seidl worked for then FTC Commissioner Joshua Wright, and was a research assistant to former FTC Chairman Timothy Muris. Prior to law school, Ms. Seidl gained a Master of Computer Science and worked for a boutique patent law firm, where she focused on drafting software and telecommunications patents.
Ms. Seidl also served as the Symposium Editor of the George Mason Law Review and organized the journal's 18th Annual Antitrust Symposium: Perspectives on Global Competition Law. In addition, Ms. Seidl interned with the Honorable Jimmie V. Reyna of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the Honorable Rudolph Contreras of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia.