Her experience includes defending clients in high-profile private antitrust and class action litigations. She has also represented clients before the DOJ, FTC, and foreign antitrust agencies in connection with merger reviews and investigations.
During law school, Kristen worked as a research assistant to former FTC Commissioner, Josh Wright, on a wide range of antitrust issues. She also worked as a clerk in the FTC’s Bureau of Competition where she gained experience with government investigations and merger litigation. Kristen also attended “Competition Law in Brazil: Challenges and Perspectives” in Brasilia, Brazil where she studied Brazilian competition law and policy.
Before joining Bona Law, Kristen practiced antitrust law with Axinn, Veltrop & Harkrider LLP.
Kristen served in the Marine Corps at Camp Pendleton from 2007 to 2011.
J.D., Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University
Research Assistant for Professor Josh Wright
Moot Court Board, Global Antitrust Committee Member
Recipient of Outstanding Academic Achievement in Antitrust Law Award
B.A., University of California, Irvine
District of Columbia