Lawrence R. Fullerton

Lawrence R. Fullerton


Larry Fullerton recently retired from the Washington, D.C., office of Sidley Austin. He was a partner in the firm and served as a global coordinator for Sidley’s antitrust practice.

Fullerton received his B.A. in economics from Princeton University in 1974, and his J.D. from the University of Virginia in 1978, where he was on the editorial board of the Virginia Law Review and elected to the Order of the Coif. He also received an M.A. in economics from the University of Virginia in 1978.

Fullerton served in government twice during his career, first as counsel to the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation (1981-85), and then as chief of staff and deputy assistant attorney general in the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice (1995-98).

He has taught courses as an adjunct at the University of Virginia School of Law for many years. He has also taught courses as an adjunct at Princeton University, Cornell Law School, Georgetown Law Center and the University of Illinois College of Law.