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Michael Egge is the Managing Partner of Latham & Watkins’ Washington, D.C. Office and a member of the firm’s Antitrust & Competition Practice. He represents and advises clients on a broad range of competition and antitrust law matters in the United States and abroad. Mr. Egge has served as Vice Chair of Latham’s global Litigation & Trial Department and Co-chair of the firm’s global Antitrust & Competition Practice. 

Mr. Egge is a leading global competition lawyer, with 25 years’ experience advising corporations on antitrust matters in Washington and in every major antitrust jurisdiction in the world, including nearly three years’ experience resident in Latham’s Brussels office.

Position

Litigation Partner

Career

http://www.lw.com/people/michael-egge

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Antitrust > 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 ReevesJason 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.