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Joel Chefitz

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McDermott Will & Emery LLP

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Antitrust & Competition

Position

Partner Joel Chefitz is the Chair of the Chicago Antitrust & Competition Group. Joel is a nationally renowned trial and antitrust lawyer. Joel serves as chair of the Chicago Antitrust & Competition Group. He has achieved noted success in trials and appeals of complex business litigation, including antitrust, securities, mergers and acquisitions, patent, class action defense, professional responsibility, sports and constitutional litigation.

For further details of Joel's biography, view McDermott website: https://www.mwe.com/en/team/c/chefitz-joel-g


United States: Antitrust

Civil litigation/class actions: defense

Within: Civil litigation/class actions: defense

Raymond Jacobsen, Jr. heads the global antitrust and competition practice at McDermott Will & Emery LLP from Washington DC. On the healthcare front, a team led by Chicago's Terrence Dee, Washington's Jon Dubrow and Orange County's William Diaz is representing group purchasing organization Premier in a class action filed by healthcare providers alleging that Becton Dickinson conspired with the client and its co-defendant to exclude rival syringe suppliers and raise prices. Jacobsen continues to work alongside Chicago-based David Hanselman to advise Eagle Materials and American Gypsum in class actions filed by direct and indirect purchasers of drywall, while Michelle Lowery and Joel Chefitz secured a dismissal for Steel Dynamics in a nationwide class action claiming that steel manufacturers conspired to restrict supply and fix prices; they are also based in Chicago. Also notable are Stephen Wu and Stefan Meisner, who both sit in Washington DC.

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