Christina C. Ma
Christina C. Ma is an associate of Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz’s Antitrust Department. Her practice focuses on advising and representing clients before the U.S. and international antitrust authorities on competition issues arising out of mergers, acquisitions, and joint ventures and she has extensive experience counseling clients through the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act (“HSR”) process. Christina is also a Lecturer in Law at Columbia Law School.
Christina has worked with clients in various industries including banking and financial services, consumer products, energy, pharmaceuticals, technology, and wholesale and retail operations. Her pro bono representations include work with the Center of Public Research and Leadership and Her Justice.
Christina received a B.A. with honors in both Economics and Public Policy from Brown University in 2009. She completed her J.D. from Columbia Law School in 2012, where she was a James Kent Scholar, Essay & Review Editor for the Columbia Law Review, and the recipient of the Young B. Smith Prize and the Valentin J.T. Wertheimer Prize. Following law school, Christina served as a law clerk to the Honorable Amalya L. Kearse of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
Christina is admitted to practice in the State of New York and the District Court for the District of Columbia. She is a Young Lawyer Representative for the American Bar Association’s Antitrust Section and is a member of the New York City Bar Association.
- FTC Revises Merger Filing and Interlocking Directorate Thresholds,
in Bank and Corporate Governance Law Reporter, Volume 54 Number 1, March 2015.
- ESG Factors and Antitrust,
in Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation, February 27, 2020.