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Molly Boast Receives William T. Lifland Service Award for Distinguished Service

February 7, 2013

Partner Molly Boast was recently awarded the William T. Lifland Service Award from the New York State Bar Association’s (NYSBA) Antitrust Law Section. The award was presented to her during the Antitrust Law Section's annual dinner in New York on January 24, 2013.
The NYSBA Antitrust Section's Service Award is presented to antitrust practitioners in recognition of their contributions and accomplishments in the field of antitrust. The award acknowledges those who have distinguished themselves throughout their professional careers as leading antitrust practitioners as well as serving the broader antitrust community in a leadership role.

Boast is well-known for her achievements in the antitrust field with more than 30 years of experience working in both senior federal government positions and private practice. Currently, she is a partner in the Litigation/Controversy and Regulatory and Government Affairs Departments, and a member of the Antitrust and Competition and Government and Regulatory Litigation Practice Groups. Before joining the firm in 2011, Boast served as Deputy Assistant Attorney General for the Antitrust Division of the US Department of Justice. Prior to that, she held the position of Senior Deputy Director and then Director of the Bureau of Competition at the Federal Trade Commission.