Northwest Region

About the Region

Charles A. Harwood, Director
Tina Kondo, Assistant Director

The Northwest Region handles both antitrust and consumer protection matters. The Region works to enforce the federal antitrust laws through merger and anticompetitive conduct investigations and litigation across an array of industries. The office also stops unfair, deceptive and fraudulent business practices by conducting investigations, bringing law enforcement actions, building state and local partnerships, and educating consumers and businesses about their rights and responsibilities.

Headquartered in Seattle, this regional office serves the residents of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming.

Notable Cases and Outreach

Take Action

Have a consumer complaint? You can report it:

computer iconOnline:
Complaint form
phone iconBy phone (toll free):
877-FTC-HELP (382-4357)
9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Eastern Time
Monday through Friday
e-mail iconBy Mail:
Consumer Response Center
Federal Trade Commission
600 Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Washington DC 20580