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Latham & Watkins LLP

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Farrell J. Malone

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Work +1.202.637.1024
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Latham & Watkins LLP

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Farrell Malone is counsel in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Antitrust & Competition Practice. His practice is focused on a range of competition and antitrust law matters in the United States, Europe and other jurisdictions worldwide.

Mr. Malone has advised clients on merger reviews by the Department of Justice, the Federal Trade Commission, the European Commission and other antitrust authorities. He has significant litigation and antitrust counseling experience, including in both civil and criminal antitrust investigations of various business practices worldwide.

Position

Counsel

Career

https://www.lw.com/people/farrell-malone


United States: Antitrust

Cartel

Within: Cartel

The Latham & Watkins LLP antitrust team 'is very good about communicating and setting expectations'; its lawyers 'are responsive to their clients' concerns, whether it is about staffing, strategy or budgeting'. On an individual level, San Francisco's 'seasoned attorney' Niall Lynch is noted for his 'wisdom, patience and strategic guidance', and Ashley Bauer is 'outstanding in many ways' and 'is always on top of every fact of the case'. The 'exceptionally knowledgeable, commercial, user-friendly and responsive' Elizabeth Prewitt recently joined the team from Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP, while Farrell Malone and Kirsten Ferguson were promoted to the partnership in Washington DC and San Francisco, respectively. Key clients include Toshiba, Ocean Spray Cranberries and Union Pacific Railroad. Named attorneys are based in Washington DC unless otherwise stated.

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Merger control

Within: Merger control

The 'excellent' antitrust team at Latham & Watkins LLP 'has outstanding knowledge of the agencies, is efficient in its work process, and fields a deep bench of more-than-capable associates'. Global practice co-head Amanda Reeves, Jason Cruise and counsel Alan Devlin 'are superstars; they are smart, efficient and practical'. Agrium (now Nutrien) appointed a team led by Michael Egge, recently promoted partner Farrell Malone and Reeves to obtain clearance for its merger of equals with Potash. In San Francisco, Karen Silverman and client-recommended counsel Jason Daniels are currently representing home security company Ring in the antitrust aspects of its acquisition by Amazon for over $1bn. Also notable are counsel Sydney Smith, who advised Siemens on the US aspects of its merger of equals with Alstom, and San Francisco's Christopher Yates, who co-heads the global practice with Reeves.

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