AMANDA NORTON, an associate in the Antitrust/Competition practice, counsels clients on antitrust matters, including mergers and acquisitions, federal and state government investigations, and antitrust compliance counseling. Her practice focuses on representing clients that seek merger clearance approval from the Federal Trade Commission and U.S. Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division, and she has experience on merger reviews by the European Commission and Canada’s Competition Bureau.
In addition to advising clients before government authorities, Amanda analyzes U.S. and ex-U.S. premerger filing obligations and prepares Hart-Scott-Rodino Notification and Report Forms, as well as ex-U.S. premerger filings, on behalf of a wide range of clients.
Amanda is recognized by Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for Antitrust Law (2022).
Prior to joining Sidley, Amanda worked at an international law firm, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Office of Nonbank Supervision and the Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Competition.