Dennis Carlton Named Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Economic Analysis at the Department of Justice
Baltimore, MD - August 18, 2006
FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN), a premier provider of problem-solving consulting and technology services to major corporations, financial institutions and law firms, today announced that Dennis Carlton, a Senior Managing Director in its Lexecon economic consulting unit has been selected to become the Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Economic Analysis in the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice. During his term, which is expected to begin in October, Professor Carlton will be responsible for supervising the Division's economists and research relating to matters of interest to the Antitrust Division. In addition, he expects to focus on comparative international antitrust issues in the ever more complex and challenging arena of the expanding global economy.
Commenting on the appointment, Jack Dunn, President and CEO of FTI, said: “This appointment is a wonderful compliment to Dennis. On behalf of his colleagues, including Bobby Willig, Janusz Ordover, and Meg Guerin-Calvert, who, together with Dennis, are four of the top 20 competition policy economists in the world, as well as his fellow employees at Lexecon, Compass, and throughout FTI, we congratulate Dennis and wish him the best.”
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