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Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP
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Darin P. McAtee is a partner in Cravath’s Litigation Department.  He has handled a wide variety of litigation cases, including antitrust, contract, employment, environmental, ERISA, insurance, intellectual property, products liability, real estate and securities matters.  Mr. McAtee is an experienced trial lawyer; in the past 10 years, he has tried 11 cases. 


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Darin McAtee  – Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP

United States > Dispute resolution > General commercial disputes

Intellect and litigation strategy are key strengths’ at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP, which is noted for its ‘solid, remarkably thorough work’. The firm had another busy year in 2018, continuing to handle high-profile and high-stakes cases. Highlights included representing Qualcomm in consolidated actions in the Southern District of California against Apple concerning Qualcomm’s patent licensing and modem chipset businesses; the team included Evan Chesler, J Wesley Earnhardt and Vanessa Lavely, who was promoted to partner in 2018. Elsewhere, Benjamin Gruenstein represented Avon in a breach of contract dispute filed by ASG, Technologies, while in the New York State Court of Appeals, Richard ClaryMichael Reynolds and Lauren Moskowitz secured the dismissal of a Martin Act claim against client Credit Suisse filed by the New York Attorney General. In a significant development in September 2018, former District Judge for the Southern District of New York Katherine Forrest returned to the firm. Darin McAtee is ‘a first-rate trial lawyer with outstanding performance in the courtroom’ and Omid Nasab is also recommended. Key litigator David Marriott is another name to note.