Nate Harris


Nate Harris is a trial attorney at the Department of Justice. Prior to joining the Department, Nate was an Associate at Jones Day, where he practiced antitrust law, with a focus on litigation, counseling, and defending M&A transactions before antitrust enforcement agencies. He has advised clients on antitrust matters in a variety of industries, including health care, technology, energy, and transportation. He has experience working on matters before the U.S. Department of Justice, the Federal Trade Commission, and various state attorneys general.

Nate’s practice encompassed counseling buyers and sellers at various stages of a deal, from premerger planning, through HSR and other regulatory filings, U.S. Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission investigations, and litigation in federal court. His litigation experience includes drafting motions, fact investigation, deposition preparation, and preparing witnesses for trial. He also has substantial e-discovery experience, including implementing predictive coding and working extensively with document vendors.

Nate is a member of the American Bar Association’s Section of Antitrust Law. He currently serves as a Young Lawyer Representative of the Competition/Consumer Protection Policy and North America Comments Task Force.