Alexandra (Alex) Shear has successfully represented clients in both civil and criminal antitrust litigations from inception to trial.  She also has defended numerous clients in DOJ and FTC investigations. Alex has helped clients obtain antitrust clearance of proposed joint ventures and mergers, including contested transactions that proceeded to litigation. 

Alex has practiced law in New York for more than fifteen years, where she has gained extensive experience counseling clients on all forms of antitrust matters including pricing conduct, pay-for-delay challenges, and merger reportability. In addition to antitrust, Alex also has significant experience representing clients in other business cases, including securities, commercial, and bankruptcy litigations. 

Before joining Bona Law, Alex practiced antitrust law with Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, Sidley Austin LLP, and Kaye Scholer LLP. Alex also clerked for two years in the Commercial Division of the New York Supreme Court.