Shylah R Alfonso is a partner in the commercial litigation group. She focuses her practice on antitrust and consumer protection counselling and litigation, intellectual property litigation, antitrust clearance for mergers and acquisitions, class action and complex commercial litigation. She has represented clients on a variety of antitrust matters, such as litigation matters in front of the Federal Trade Commission, as well as bringing and defending antitrust claims in state and federal courts. She also provides counselling and training to companies on the antitrust aspects of joint ventures, pricing, distribution agreements, IP licensing and acquisitions, trade association participation, involvement in standard-setting organisations, and other transactions or trade activities. Shylah works with clients involved in various industries, including telecommunications, semiconductor, computer software, retail and the internet. Representative clients have included TriQuint Semiconductor, Intel, REI and Costco.