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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
2001 M STREET, NW, SUITE 600
WASHINGTON, DC 20036
United States
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Career

Brianne Kucerik is a partner in Weil’s Antitrust/Competition practice. She has extensive experience obtaining regulatory clearance for complex, cross-border transactions in a wide range of industries.  Ms. Kucerik counsels on all aspects of the antitrust merger review process, including advising on antitrust risk, engaging with the antitrust agencies, working with economic experts, negotiating remedies where necessary, coordinating with local counsel outside the United States, and advising on due diligence information exchange and pre-closing integration planning.  She also has done significant work for clients involved in antitrust government investigations and litigation, including persuading the antitrust enforcement agencies not to bring enforcement actions in non-merger matters and securing dismissal for clients in private antitrust class action litigations.

Education

Duke University (AB, 2001); University of Virginia (JD, 2006)

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Antitrust > Merger control

(Next Generation Partners)

Brianne KucerikWeil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP offers a destination merger and antitrust practice, working with top clients including Microsoft, Walgreens, and Johnson & Johnson on high-value strategic mergers, often bet-the-company deals with significant multijurisdictional elements and facing significant regulatory scrutiny. The team offers a deep and focused bench with significant in-house agency expertise, with practice head Steven Newborn a former head of the FTC Mergers I Division with a strong reputation in complex merger proceedings, while Jeffrey Perry , Steven Bernstein , and Michael Moiseyev also held senior FTC positions. The firm has capabilities in key industry sectors including energy, technology, and pharma, and also regularly works with many of the wider firm’s private equity clients on strategic buyouts. Brianne Kucerik continues to establish herself as a top-level practitioner, handling a number of major deals facing DOJ and FTC oversight, and notably cleared MGM’s purchase of The Cosmopolitan casino for $1.6bn, while John Scribner has a strong record in the pharma and tech sectors, regularly advising Sanofi on transactions. Jeff White has seen a prolific 2021, particularly on behalf of major private equity funds and portfolio companies in various industries, while Vadim Brusser  was promoted to partner in January 2021 and heads up the firm’s HSR and merger regulatory practice, handling all aspects of global pre-merger issues. All lawyers mentioned are in Washington DC.