Francis A. DeSimone is part of a team that represents United States and international clients in a variety of high-stakes complex commercial matters, with a focus on civil and criminal antitrust litigation and class action litigation. Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Frank worked as a corporate and securities associate in Philadelphia and as an antitrust paralegal for an international cartel investigation in Paris.
University of Pennsylvania Law School, 2015, J.D.
University of Pennsylvania, Lauder Institute at Wharton, 2015, M.A., International Studies, Director’s List
Harvard University, 2009, B.A., History and Literature, cum laude
US District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Awards and Affiliations
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Competition, Law360 (2017–2019)
Member, Pennsylvania Bar Association
Member, Philadelphia Bar Association
Member, Orpheus Club of Philadelphia
Managing Editor, University of Pennsylvania Law Review