Alexander Okuliar is the Deputy for Civil Antitrust. He joined the Division after nearly five years as partner in the antitrust group of an international law firm. Alex is a former trial attorney in the Technology & Financial Services Section and attorney advisor to FTC Commissioner Ohlhausen. He has been practicing antitrust law for roughly twenty years with a focus on merger advocacy and antitrust litigation in the technology and media sectors. Prior to law school, Alex co-founded and led an online media company. Alex is a graduate of Vanderbilt University Law School and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.