Ray Hartwell is a partner in the Washington office of a major law firm, where he specializes in competition law and white collar criminal matters. Over the past decade he has also served as a trustee of his alma mater, a leading liberal arts college. He is a Vietnam-era Navy veteran, having served as antisubmarine warfare and nuclear weapons officer aboard a guided missile destroyer. His opinion articles have appeared in various publications, including The Washington Times and the Richmond Times-Dispatch. The views he expresses are his alone. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.