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Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

Antitrust

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What the team is known for

Represents clients such as financial services and pharmaceutical organizations in antitrust litigation and compliance counseling. Other areas of focus include M&A and government investigations before both US and European competition agencies. Able to assist both corporate clients and private individuals.

Strengths

"It has strength across disciplines and an emphasis on delivering thorough, multifaceted and practical advice," comments a client.

"The quality is great," reports a source.

Work highlights

Represented Scientific Games Corporation, Bally Technologies and SG Gaming in four antitrust and patent cases involving automatic card shufflers used in casinos. The plaintiffs alleged they sustained damages from defendants’ purported violations of Section 2 of the Sherman Act, among other claims.

Notable practitioners

Wesley Powell is a litigator with significant expertise in civil antitrust disputes. He acts for a wide range of clients, including those in the healthcare and financial sectors.
"He is a solid lawyer."

William Rooney is highly regarded for his work handling antitrust matters for large corporates engaged in cross-border transactions. He is well placed to lead clients through agency investigations and significant civil litigation.
"He is very knowledgeable in antitrust and provides good advice." "He is very analytical, capable and smart."

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Overview

Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP serves an antitrust world without borders with a well-integrated team of competition lawyers in the United States and Europe and with contacts throughout Asia and Latin America.

Our antitrust team assists clients in expanding their businesses while minimizing legal risks.  We have represented a global client base in national and international merger filings, U.S. and European investigations of all forms of anticompetitive activity, class action and private litigation, and business ventures in multiple jurisdictions.  We have acted in a host of sectors, including financial services and consulting, business and financial information, media, e-commerce, hedge funds and private equity, pharmaceuticals, transports, energy, telecommunication, retail apparel, industrial and chemical manufacturing, and satellite communications.

Antitrust

Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

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Location

787 Seventh Avenue

New York

New York

USA

NY 10019-6099

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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.

New York

Antitrust


Wesley Powell
Band 3
William H Rooney
Band 2