Jamie France is of counsel in the Washington, D.C. office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. She is a member of the firm’s Antitrust and Competition Practice Group.
Jamie represents clients in antitrust merger and non-merger investigations before the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, U.S. Department of Justice Antitrust Division, state Attorneys General, and international competition authorities, as well as in complex private and government antitrust litigation. She also counsels clients on a range of antitrust merger and conduct matters. Her experience encompasses a broad set of industries, including healthcare, technology, consumer goods, retail, pharmaceuticals, software, gaming, wood products, and chemicals. Jamie has been recognized in the 2024 edition of the Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America for Antitrust Law and Litigation – Antitrust.
Jamie joined the firm after six years as an attorney in the Mergers IV Division of the Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Competition, where she served in lead roles on high-profile merger investigations and enforcement actions. Jamie has significant experience litigating merger challenges and was an integral member of the FTC’s trial teams on FTC v. Thomas Jefferson University, FTC v. Hackensack Meridian Health, FTC v. Sanford Health, FTC v. Advocate Health Care Network, and FTC v. Benco Dental Supply. She was twice honored with the FTC’s Janet D. Steiger Award for her contributions to the Sanford and Advocate litigations. Before joining the FTC, Jamie was an associate in Gibson Dunn’s Washington, D.C. office.
Jamie served as a law clerk to Chief Judge Royce C. Lamberth of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. She graduated with honors from the University of Texas School of Law in 2011, where she served as a notes editor on the Texas Law Review. Jamie was recognized with a Burton Award for Distinguished Legal Writing in 2011 for her publication, A Proposed Solar Access Law for the State of Texas, 89 Tex. L. Rev. 187 (2010). She graduated magna cum laude from the George Washington University in 2008 with a Bachelor of Arts in International Affairs and Spanish.
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Jamie is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia and New York, and before multiple federal district courts across the country, including the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.
University of Texas - 2011 Juris Doctor
The George Washington University - 2008 Bachelor of Arts
District of Columbia Bar
New York Bar