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Sidley Austin LLP

Antitrust

4 ranked lawyersBand 5District of ColumbiaUSA 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Accomplished team recognized for handling a variety of antitrust issues, with particular ability in merger review. Highlighted for its attorneys' previous experience in enforcement agencies, it also offers notable capability in government investigations. Strong client relationships within the financial services, technology and medical device sectors.

Strengths

A client says: "It provides top-notch advice and guidance and takes a very practical approach to negotiations without losing sight of the ultimate objective."

Work highlights

Counseled Clearlake Capital Group on its $3 billion acquisition of Endurance International Group Holdings.

Notable practitioners

James Lowe is highly regarded for his work representing clients in government investigations, pertaining to both mergers and criminal conduct and any ensuing appellate litigation. He is able to advise clients on a variety of transactional antitrust concerns.
"He is a very good merger lawyer." "He is very practical."

Karen Kazmerzak is recommended for her expertise in transactional antitrust matters, providing compliance counseling to prominent clients. She also handles the merger review process, notably representing third-party clients.
"She is terrific."

Timothy Muris has a broad antitrust practice spanning merger review, government investigations and business antitrust advice.
"His intellectual contribution to antitrust is significant."

William Blumenthal has extensive experience in the competition space, in private practice and as a former General Counsel at the FTC. He covers a broad spectrum of antitrust work, handling merger clearance and allegations of market monopolization and predatory pricing. He is further noted for his complementary knowledge of consumer protection matters.
"His knowledge is encyclopedic."

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Antitrust

Sidley Austin LLP

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Location

NEO Building, Rue Montoyer 51

Montoyerstraat

Brussels

Brussels Capital Region

Belgium

B-1000

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

District of Columbia

Antitrust


James W Lowe
Band 4
Karen Kazmerzak
Band 5
Timothy J Muris
Band 5
William Blumenthal
Band 4