C. Scott Lent has extensive experience in handling antitrust, transactional, investigational, litigation, and advisory matters across a wide range of industries including media and entertainment, telecommunications, building materials, pharmaceuticals, and healthcare.
With regard to transactions, Mr. Lent has managed all aspects of antitrust-related issues in connection with obtaining regulatory approval. He represents clients before many government and regulatory agencies such as the Department of Justice, Federal Trade Commission, State Attorneys General and foreign regulators on matters relating to mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures, among others.
Mr. Lent also represents a number of clients in complex litigation as well as civil and criminal investigations, including for alleged price-fixing, monopolization, price discrimination and other restraints of trade, and in class actions. Additionally, he maintains a sports law practice and has advised numerous sports leagues and teams, including the NBA, NFL, NHL, PGA, AFL and NCAA. Finally, Mr. Lent advises numerous clients on general antitrust and competition matters and compliance with antitrust statutes, including issues relating to the implementation of proposed business plans, competitor collaborations, and unilateral conduct.
- Ingersoll Rand/GPSI
- Komatsu Ltd./Joy Global
- Aduro/Johnson & Johnson
- Emanuel Medical Center/Tenet Healthcare
- CPA Global/Landon IP
- AT&T (in various transactions)
Antitrust: Merger Control (2018)
Antitrust: Civil Litigation & Class Actions (2016)
- JD, New York University School of Law, 1999
- BS, Psychology and History, Union College, 1994
- New York
- US District Court, Eastern District of New York
- US District Court, Southern District of New York
- US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
- US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Member, Executive Committee, NYSBA Antitrust Section
Member, Federal Civil Enforcement, Health Care & Pharmaceuticals, Joint Conduct, Media & Technology, Mergers & Acquisitions, Trade, Sports & Professional Associations, and Unilateral Conduct Legal and Industry Committees, American Bar Association
Member, NYU School of Law, Law Alumni Association Board of Trustees
Member, Lawyers Alliance of New York, Board of Directors