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Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Antitrust

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What the team is known for

A well-reputed litigation firm that provides clients with strong representation across the gamut of antitrust issues. Handles complex multidistrict and class action cases in industries including technology, telecommunication and insurance. Also proficient at providing transactional advice and representation on multibillion-dollar M&A. Fields a team with significant government experience, including former FTC enforcement attorneys.

Strengths

Sources say: "It is one of the premier firms; the attorneys are excellent and the work quality is fantastic."

"The antitrust team is very good," states a client.

Work highlights

Represented Alexion Pharmaceuticals as M&A and antitrust counsel in its $1.4 billion acquisition of Portola Pharmaceuticals.

Notable practitioners

Charles Rule has a wide-ranging antitrust practice covering high-stakes merger clearance proceedings, antitrust investigations and civil litigation.

Kenneth Gallo is particularly looked to for his trial expertise in both administrative and civil antitrust litigation. He regularly handles class and competitor actions alleging conspiracy and price manipulations. He is particularly noted for his regular representation of joint defense groups.
"An effective and strong litigator." "He is an outstanding lawyer; a good thinker and strategist."

William Isaacson is a well-known attorney looked to for his skills as a litigator in the antitrust space. He is especially noteworthy for his accomplished representation of both plaintiffs and defendants, acting as lead trial counsel in class and individual actions.
"He is a good trial lawyer."

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Antitrust Department

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

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2001 K Street, NW

Washington, DC

District of Columbia

USA

20006-1047

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District of Columbia

Antitrust


Charles F Rule
Band 2

Antitrust: Litigation Specialists


Kenneth A Gallo
Band 1
William A Isaacson
Band 2