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Four Bona Law Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers in America©

August 18, 2023

Steven J. Cernak and Aaron Gott have been recognized by Best Lawyers© in its newest edition of the peer-reviewed publication. Steve has been recognized by Best Lawyers© in antitrust law since 2020. He is Chair-Elect of the Antitrust Section of the American Bar Association, and represents clients with respect to merger reviews and filings, compliance, collaborations with rivals, pricing and distribution issues. Prior to joining Bona Law, Steve was in-house antitrust counsel for General Motors.

Aaron is recognized for antitrust litigation. He has litigated a number of high-profile antitrust cases on behalf of plaintiffs and defendants involving cartel and unilateral conduct. Aaron has represented clients before the Supreme Court and has argued countless appeals in the U.S. Courts of Appeals. He is one of the nation’s leading lawyers on antitrust federalism and state- action immunity.

Jon Cieslak and Molly Donovan have been recognized in The Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America.© Jon received the honor for his work in antitrust law, commercial litigation and antitrust litigation. Jon represents clients in complex business litigation and white-collar criminal defense, focusing on antitrust and competition law prosecutions and investigations. He has defended numerous companies and executives in price-fixing and bid-rigging prosecutions brought by the U.S. Department of Justice and represents clients all manner of civil litigations as well.

Molly is recognized for her antitrust litigation practice. She has defended clients in civil actions alleging price-fixing, no-poach, bid-rigging, group boycotts, hub-and-spoke, market allocation and other competition claims. Molly also represents clients being investigated by the Department of Justice for cartel conduct and she develops and maintains state-of-the-art compliance programs as well.

Best Lawyers© is a peer-reviewed publication highlighting top legal talent worldwide.