Home

Prominent European Competition Attorney Joins Cadwalader; Will Manage Firm’s New Office in Brussels
Download PDF
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...

Alec J. Burnside, a prominent European competition attorney, will join as a partner at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP.

Burnside will open and manage Cadwalader’s new office in Brussels.

W. Christopher White, Chairman of Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft was quoted as saying in a press release at PR newswire: “Alec is recognised as one of the leading competition lawyers in Europe.  His attraction to Cadwalader and our investment in him and the opening of an office in Brussels reflect a mutual commitment to fielding the finest global antitrust team practicing today.  We welcome him to our Partnership.”

  
What
Where


Burnside focuses his practice in EU competition law. Over the past twenty years, he has practiced across a broad range of competition law disciplines. He has regularly worked on high-profile cases with implications for global industries, governments and blue chip corporations.

He is a highly sought after expert in merger clearances, cartel defence, state aid and abuse of dominance with deep sector expertise that spans a wide variety of industries, including financial services, IT, consumer products, energy, and natural resources.

Rick Rule, head of the Antitrust group at Cadwalader was quoted as saying: “To be able to bring on board a solicitor of the calibre of Alec Burnside is a game changer for our global antitrust group. Our ability to service our international corporate clients has just been strengthened considerably and we look forward to growing this global practice.”

Get JD Journal in Your Mail

Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!




Mr. Burnside’s recent and leading transactions include advising Microsoft on its acquisition of Yahoo!’s search function, and SmithKline Beecham on its merger with Glaxo.

Established in 1792, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP is one of the world’s leading international law firms.





 

Interesting Legal Sites You May Like


BCG FEATURED JOB

Locations:

Keyword:



Search Now

Litigation Trial Attorney with 3-5 years of pleading experience

USA-WA-Seattle

Seattle office of our client seeks litigation trial attorney with 3-5 years of experience. The candi...

Apply Now

Corporate Attorney with mergers and acquisitions experience

USA-CA-Los Angeles

Los Angeles office is seeking a corporate attorney with 1-6 years of M&A, corporate finance, securit...

Apply Now

Estate Planning Attorney with 6+ years of experience

USA-CA-Los Angeles

Los Angeles office is seeking an experienced estate planning attorney with 6+ years of experience. C...

Apply Now

IP Attorney with 3-5 years of mechanical engineering experience

USA-MO-Saint Louis

St. Louis office of our client seeks IP attorney with 3-5 years of experience in patent prosecution....

Apply Now

RELEVANT JOBS

Corporate-Real Estate Attorney

USA-MI-Ann Arbor

Corporate – Real Estate Attorney   Conlin, McKenney & Philbrick, one of Southeast M...

Apply now

Paralegal for a 2 Women Criminal Defense Firm

USA-CO-Denver

$39,000 - $46,000 a year Denver criminal defense firm is looking for a full-time...

Apply now

General Litigation Attorney

USA-NY-Rochester

Prominent regional law firm seeks Associate Attorney to join its litigation team to handle depositio...

Apply now

Paralegal / Secretary

USA-PA-Pittston

$15 - $18 an hour - Part-time Require 3-5 years of relevant or comparable w...

Apply now

Most Popular

SEARCH IN ARCHIVE

To Top