WASHINGTON, D.C. , Tuesday, August 27, 2019 – Cozen O’Connor is pleased to announce Jonathan Grossman, Robert Magovern, and Meridith Moldenhauer have been asked to lead the firm’s Washington, D.C., office. Jonathan was promoted to office managing partner while Meridith and Robert will be co-vice chair, office managing partners. Cozen O’Connor opened its Washington, D.C. office in 2001, which offers a wide range of legal services in matters involving litigation, intellectual property, regulations, investigations, policy work, and transactions.
“As we continue to further expand our presence in the D.C. market, Jonathan, Robert, and Meridith will play vital roles in this expansion,” said Vincent R. McGuinness, Cozen O’Connor President and Managing Partner. “We look forward to what is in store with these two at the forefront.”
Jonathan advises clients on antitrust, consumer protection, and other government regulatory matters, including civil and criminal government investigations, mergers and acquisitions, counseling on antitrust, consumer protection and advertising issues, litigation, and legislative issues. He works with clients from a variety of industries, and has extensive experience in the health care, aviation, maritime, energy, high-tech, and financial services sectors.
Robert's practice focuses on counseling U.S. and foreign companies and trade associations on a variety of domestic and international antitrust and trade regulation issues. He regularly represents clients before federal agencies in Washington, D.C., as well as foreign governments and international organizations. His counseling work includes providing advice to enterprises in multiple industries on issues relating to competitor communications, information sharing agreements, benchmarking activities, competitive pricing and distribution, bid rigging, refusals to deal, trade association compliance, and U.S. and international pre-merger clearance.
Meridith uses her real-world experience with her extensive legal knowledge to provide her clients with creative and results-driven legal advice. Armed with her in-depth business and regulatory background, Meridith works closely with developers, architects, contractors, property owners, and tenants as an integral member of their team. Meridith has deep roots in Washington D.C., growing up in both Annapolis and Georgetown, attending Georgetown University and the University of Richmond, and building her family on Capitol Hill. Meridith brings her knowledge of the region to her practice to provide her clients with informed legal insight and useful risk analysis.
About Cozen O'Connor
Established in 1970, Cozen O’Connor has more than 700 attorneys who help clients manage risk and make better business decisions. The firm counsels clients on their most sophisticated legal matters in all areas of the law, including litigation, corporate, and regulatory law. Representing a broad array of leading global corporations and middle market companies, Cozen O’Connor services its clients’ needs through 31 offices across two continents.