Jeff Schmidt, the top antitrust enforcer at the Federal Trade Commission, is preparing to leave the agency for a job at Linklaters in the next few months, Washington sources said. Schmidt, however, said he has made no decision about his future. Meanwhile, deputy general counsel John Graubert has confirmed he is leaving the agency to join Covington & Burling as a partner in Washington.
Sources: FTC Antitrust Chief to Join Linklaters
March 4, 2008