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Anna Rotman

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Anna G. Rotman is a partner in the Houston office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Anna represents both plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal court throughout the United States. Anna has counseled clients on their thorniest issues arising in North America, Latin America, Europe, and the Middle East. She has accumulated significant trial experience in business disputes and antitrust litigation, representing both large and small companies. Her clients span global industries, with particular focus on energy, technology, and aviation.


English; French; Spanish


Harvard Law School, J.D., 2004, cum laude; Georgetown University, B.S, School of Foreign Service, 1998, magna cum laude; L 'Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris, honors diploma, 1996-1997

United States: Antitrust

Civil litigation/class actions

Within: Civil litigation/class actions

Kirkland & Ellis LLP’s team, which is led from Chicago by James Mutchnik and Daniel Laytin, features prominently in cases of the utmost complexity and significance, particularly in sectors that attract close regulatory scrutiny, including energy, hi-tech, telecoms and healthcare. ‘Reverse payment settlement’ cases in the pharmaceuticals sector is a notable area of activity and the team is handling multiple matters for Teva Pharmaceuticals’ Barr Laboratories Unit, including litigation arising from an alleged conspiracy to delay market entry of the generic version of antibiotic Cipro. In the financial services arena, a group including Joseph Serino and Eric Leon in New York and Robert Khuzami and Patrick Montgomery in Washington DC is representing Deutsche Bank in various matters, including two putative class actions concerning an alleged conspiracy with other financial institutions to manipulate the Gold Fix and Silver Fix markets, in violation of the Sherman Antitrust Act and the Commodity Exchange Act. Matthew Reilly recently joined the firm in Washington DC from Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, while other key hires are Katherine Rocco (New York), Yi-Chin Ho (Los Angeles) and Anna Rotman (Houston), who joined from Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP, Latham & Watkins LLP and Yetter Coleman LLP respectively.

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