Adam Hemlock is a partner in Weil’s Antitrust Practice Group and a member of the Firm’s Management Committee. He regularly represents clients in civil and criminal antitrust investigations and litigations, as well as commercial litigations and disputes.
Mr. Hemlock regularly represents clients in criminal antitrust investigations by the U.S. Department of Justice, and has served as lead coordinating counsel for clients under investigation in multiple jurisdictions, including the European Union, Japan, Canada, Mexico, Korea, Taiwan, Singapore and Brazil. He routinely defends clients in cartel class action lawsuits across the United States. In addition to cartel litigation, Mr. Hemlock has handled a variety of private antitrust litigation cases, including disputes regarding exclusivity, bundling/tying, joint ventures and group boycotts. He has substantial experience in the antitrust/intellectual property area, where he has litigated cases and counseled clients on the antitrust legality of patent pools, standard setting activities, and technology transactions among competitors. He has also represented clients in merger counseling and notifications under the Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) Act. In addition to his work in the antitrust area, Mr. Hemlock has represented clients in various commercial dispute matters, including complex commercial litigation and alternative dispute resolution procedures. He has particular experience representing foreign clients in U.S. legal proceedings.