Eric Stock, chief of the Antitrust Bureau at the New York Attorney General’s Office, will join law firm Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher as a partner in New York, where he will focus on antitrust litigation and investigations, as well as merger review, effective June 1.
As chief of the Antitrust Bureau, Stock oversees enforcement of New York State’s antitrust laws and represents the interests of New York and its consumers in national antitrust matters. During Stock’s tenure, he served as lead counsel and lead trial attorney for New York in several noteworthy antitrust litigation matters and supervised dozens of antitrust investigations led by the state. Stock also had extensive experience partnering with the Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission in joint federal and state investigations.
Stock also is a member of the executive committee of the antitrust section of the New York State Bar Association. Prior to joining the New York AG’s Office, Stock practiced antitrust litigation with Hogan Lovells from 2003 to 2013, and with Davis Polk & Wardwell from 2000 to 2003. Earlier in his career, he served as law clerk to U.S. District Judge Allen Schwartz in the Southern District of New York.