Areas of Practice
Catholic University of America, J.D., cum laude, 2007; Associate Editor, Catholic University Law Review
University of Virginia, B.A., English Literature, 2001
District of Columbia
United States Supreme Court
United States Court of Appeals: District of Columbia Circuit
Mr. Mitchell’s practice focuses on commercial litigation, class actions, and antitrust. Mr. Mitchell’s antitrust experience includes representing clients in private litigation and before the U.S. Department of Justice, the Federal Trade Commission, and the State Attorneys General in civil and criminal investigations, and in connection with merger reviews and asset transactions. Mr. Mitchell also advises clients on internal investigations, corporate compliance, and electronic discovery matters.
Recent and ongoing representative matters include: defense of Delta Air Lines in connection with federal antitrust class actions concerning the imposition of fees for checked baggage; defending Barclays in multi-jurisdictional litigation involving the London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR), including actions advancing antitrust, Commodities Exchange Act, RICO, securities, and state law claims; representation of Delta Air Lines in connection with its successful swap of takeoff and landing rights at New York LaGuardia and Washington Reagan National airports with US Airways; defense of DuPont and Pioneer Hi-Bred against federal and state antitrust class actions; and the representation a large financial services company in an antitrust lawsuit brought against several of its competitors.
Mr. Mitchell was recognized as a “Rising Star” in Antitrust by Washington D.C. Super Lawyers magazine in 2014. Mr. Mitchell participates in the D.C. Bar Pro Bono Program. Prior to law school, Mr. Mitchell played professional golf.
Selected Professional Awards and Associations
American Bar Association
Boies, Schiller & Flexner Elects New Partners (Press Release, December 16, 2014)
The BSF Report: Spring 2013 (03.08.2013)