Howard Feller > McGuireWoods LLP > Richmond, United States > Lawyer Profile

McGuireWoods LLP
United States


Howard Feller recently was the Chair of the American Bar Association’s Antitrust Law Section and is a former Chair of the firm’s Antitrust and Trade Regulation Department. He concentrates on antitrust litigation, civil and criminal antitrust investigations, antitrust aspects of mergers and acquisitions, antitrust compliance programs, and commercial litigation.

His practice also includes handling investigations conducted by federal and state antitrust enforcement agencies, advertising issues, and franchising and distribution matters. Howard has worked extensively on antitrust issues in many diverse industries, and has substantial experience in conducting antitrust audits and antitrust compliance training.

Howard served as the 2014-2015 Chair of the ABA’s Antitrust Section. Previously, he served as the Chair-Elect, Vice Chair, Finance Officer, Secretary and Communications Officer, Chair of the Program Committee, Co-Chair of Sherman Act Section 1 Committee, and Chair of the Health Care Committee of the ABA Antitrust Section. He is also a past editor of both the Section 1 Newsletter and the Antitrust Health Care Chronicle published by the ABA Antitrust Section, and past Chair of the Antitrust Section of the Virginia State Bar. In addition, he has made many speeches and written a number of articles on various antitrust issues.

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Antitrust > Civil litigation/class actions: defense

For McGuireWoods LLP, antitrust litigation constitutes one of its key practice areas, in which the firm represents trade associations, individuals, and corporations in matters including multi-district class actions and indirect purchaser litigation. Allegations of bid rigging, no-poach agreements, market allocation and monopolization form part of the department’s portfolio, led by Chicago-based ‘standout lawyer’ Amy Manning. In Richmond, Howard Feller and Brent Justus are key contacts, while Angelo Russo and Sarah Zielinski are recommended for their antitrust expertise in the firm’s Chicago hub.