Albert Teng represents clients in a variety of antitrust matters. His practice focuses on assisting clients with government review of mergers and acquisitions, complex civil antitrust litigation, filing obligations under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act, and counseling clients in relation to antitrust issues. Mr. Teng has represented clients in a variety of industries including oil and gas, mining, consumer products, telecommunications, and chemicals.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Teng served as a law clerk to the Honorable J. Frederick Motz, Senior Judge for the United States District Court for the District of Maryland (Baltimore Division). Mr. Teng received his JD, cum laude, from Harvard Law School, and his BA in Political Science with highest distinction from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Experience

  • AT&T Inc. in its successful $85.4 billion stock-and-cash acquisition of Time Warner Inc. After a second request and the first vertical merger trial and appeal in decades, the transaction was approved with no finding of liability.
  • Adobe in its $4.75 billion acquisition of Marketo, the leading marketing cloud platform for B2B marketing engagement.
  • The National Titanium Dioxide Company Limited (d/b/a Cristal) in the sale of its titanium dioxide business to Tronox Limited, including the FTC's litigation challenging the transaction.
  • General Electric Company in its transaction combining GE Oil & Gas with Baker Hughes. Following a Second Request, the transaction closed after GE agreed to a consent decree requiring only the divestiture of a business that GE had already announced its intention to sell when it announced the transaction.

Perspectives

Buyer Power: Is Monopsony the New Monopoly? (pdf)
American Bar Association Antitrust Section, Vol. 33, No. 2
Two Recent Federal Trade Commission Enforcement Actions Shed Light on the Treatment of Buyer Power
Advisory
Program Summary: U.S. v. Energy Solutions—Perspectives on Litigating Antitrust Merger Challenges
American Bar Association, Antitrust Section, Transportation, Energy & Antitrust Committee, Fall 2017

Credentials

Education
  • JD, Harvard Law School, 2015, cum laude
  • BA, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2012, highest distinction
Admissions
  • District of Columbia
  • California
  • US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • US District Court, District of Maryland
Clerkships
  • US District Court, District of Maryland, The Honorable J. Frederick Motz
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