By Jack Rodgers (May 25, 2022, 11:24 AM EDT) — The former deputy assistant director of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission’s technology enforcement division has jumped from the agency to join Covington & Burling LLP in Washington, D.C., the firm announced Tuesday.
Ryan Quillian joins the firm as a partner in Covington’s antitrust practice, after spending two years in his most-recent FTC role. He first joined the agency in 2014 as a staff attorney in the mergers IV division, according to his LinkedIn profile.
Quillian’s practice will focus on advising clients on antitrust issues, merger investigations, and other compliance-related counsel, the firm said in a news release. Anne Lee, who co-chairs…