Jean Paul Theroux

Jean-Paul Theroux

Baker & McKenzie LLP


Jean-Paul is an Associate in the Firm's Antitrust & Competition Practice Group. He assists clients with a range of competition law matters, including antitrust litigation, compliance program development, risk assessments and merger control.

Jean-Paul also has more than five years of experience advising on matters related to the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, including both internal investigations and government enforcement actions. Jean-Paul also has experience advising on foreign sovereign immunity.

Before joining the Firm, Jean-Paul was a legal intern in the US Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of Virginia, Richmond Division, where he supported the work of attorneys prosecuting white collar fraud and violent crime. During law school, Jean-Paul was also an intern for Judge Mark S. Davis of the US District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia in Norfolk, as well as a Lead Editor of the William & Mary Law Review.

Jean-Paul was a Baker McKenzie Summer Associate in 2012 and has extensive international legal experience, having previously been based and worked with leading law firms in India and Latin America, most recently in Brazil.

Practice Focus

Jean-Paul advises clients on a range of dispute resolution and corporate compliance matters. His practice is focused primarily on antitrust and competition matters, including antitrust litigation, compliance and merger control.


  • District of Columbia~United States (2015)
  • Virginia~United States (2013)


  • William & Mary Law School (JD, cum laude) (2013)
  • University of Virginia (BA) (2008)


  • English
  • Portuguese