Juan A. Arteaga is an antitrust and white collar partner in Crowell & Moring’s New York office. During President Obama’s administration, Juan served as a Deputy Assistant Attorney General for the U.S. Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division, where he led and oversaw various high – profile civil and criminal investigations and litigation.
Juan regularly advises companies, boards of directors, special committees, and executives on a broad range of civil and criminal antitrust matters, including government investigations and enforcement actions. He also represents clients in high – stakes and complex litigation, including securities litigation, shareholder derivative actions, class actions, and international arbitrations. Most recently, Juan advised AT&T in connection with the company’s $85 billion acquisition of Time Warner, which represents the largest merger in the history of the telecommunications industry. This representation included a multi – year DOJ investigation and four – week trial. Juan also recently represented United Technologies during the DOJ’s investigation of the company’s $30 billion acquisition of Rockwell Collins, which represents the largest transaction in the history of the aerospace industry.
Juan received his J.D. from Columbia Law School, where he served as a managing editor of the Law Review and was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar. He received his B.A., magna cum laude, from Boston College, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa and received the Archbishop Oscar Romero Scholarship.