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Deena Jo Schneider

Deena Jo Schneider

Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Deena Jo Schneider is a partner in the Philadelphia office of Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP, where one of the focuses of her practice has always been antitrust and trade regulation. She has represented clients in industries ranging from electronics manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, and waste management to communications, publishing, and software development and distribution. Her antitrust matters have encompassed a wide variety of issues, including price discrimination, resale price maintenance and other pricing practices, joint pricing, tying and exclusive dealing arrangements, distribution arrangements, product and geographic allocations, market definition and concentration analyses, intellectual property administration, and joint ventures, mergers, and acquisitions. She has been involved in government investigations and administrative proceedings as well as federal and state court litigation on behalf of both plaintiffs and defendants. She has also handled many cases outside the antitrust area and has particular experience in motion and appellate practice, often serving as issues or appellate counsel during the preparation, trial, and post-trial stages of litigation and then handling the appeals.  Additionally, she has a significant counseling practice, especially as an appellate consultant and in the areas of pricing and distribution and e-commerce and technology. 

Deena is a Vice-Chair of the ABA Antitrust Section's Pricing Conduct Committee where she is responsible for publications and is also active in programming.  She is also one of the authors of the recently published Price Discrimination Handbook as well as a contributor to the chapter of Antitrust Law Developments and its annual updates covering the Robinson-Patman Act. Additionally, she is an elected member of the Executive Board of the ABA's Council of Appellate Lawyers and Chair of its Membership Committee, and an elected member of the Board of Governors of the Bar Association of the Third Judicial Circuit and Co-Chair of its Rules Committee. She has been recognized in Best Lawyers in America, Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, Marquis Who's Who in American Law and similar publications, and Corporate Counsel's Top Lawyers. She has spoken and written on numerous antitrust and litigation topics. 

Deena is a member of the Pennsylvania bar and admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the First, Third, Eighth, and Ninth Circuits, and the U.S. Supreme Court. She is a 1974 graduate of Harvard Law School and a 1971 graduate of Yale University magna cum laude.


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