Jim Christensen is Counsel in the Firm’s antitrust department. He possesses expertise across various legal domains, with a particular focus on eDiscovery. In this capacity, he offers solutions for complex managed reviews and litigation preparation, with a specific emphasis on antitrust/M&A, financial and securities regulations, internal investigations, and FTC/DOJ 2nd Requests.
Previously, during his tenure as Enforcement Counsel at the Chicago Stock Exchange (CSE), Jim conducted investigations into potential violations of federal securities laws, prosecuted disciplinary matters, and oversaw the arbitration program, which included the issuance of Wells Notices. Before his time at the CSE, Jim served as an Associate Attorney at a mid-sized firm, where his practice revolved around general civil litigation.
Jim obtained his Juris Doctor from the John Marshall Law School in Chicago, Illinois, and during his time there, he served as a Staff Editor on the Journal of Information Technology & Privacy Law. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and English from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.