McDermott Will & Emery’s Antitrust Alert provides compliance officers and legal advisors with insight and resources on international antitrust developments, including U.S. antitrust law (Federal and State), European Union (EU) competition law, Chinese anti-monopoly law and the competition laws of other countries throughout the world.

McDermott has a leading antitrust and competition practice with over 60 lawyers focusing their practices on antitrust and competition law; and more than 10 of these lawyers concentrating on international competition law.  Our lawyers regularly represent clients before the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Department of Justice (DOJ), Competition Directorate General (DG Competition),  the U.S. Federal Courts and EU national courts and institutions.

Our lawyers have significant experience counseling clients on the full range antitrust issues including mergers notification and review; antitrust litigation; distributor-dealer relationships; government investigations; international competition law; antitrust compliance; and consumer protection.

The Antitrust and Competition Practice Group is part of McDermott’s Regulatory & Governmental Affairs Business Unit.  Our practice integrates lawyers experienced in various industries and practice areas, including lawyers acting as general counsel and antitrust counsel to numerous trade and professional associations.  The Firm has significant experience on a breadth of diverse topics spanning the antitrust and trade regulation practice. Our lawyers also are generally familiar with the industry segments in which clients conduct their business, at the manufacturing, wholesaling and retailing levels.

The Group is centered in Washington, D.C., and has lawyers with significant antitrust and competition experience in its Boston, Brussels, Chicago, Düsseldorf, London, Los Angeles, Munich, New York, Paris and Rome offices, as well as in the MWE China Law Offices in Shanghai.