Joel R. Grosberg - McDermott Will & Emery


Joel R. Grosberg is co-head of McDermott’s Antitrust Mergers Focus Group and assists clients on civil and criminal antitrust matters, including obtaining merger clearances, counseling and litigation. He has represented clients in obtaining antitrust approvals in numerous challenging transactions, and in other government antitrust investigations before the Department of Justice, the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) and foreign competition authorities. Joel has significant experience in the high tech, chemical, health care and life sciences industries, including counseling on matters related to pricing and distribution practices and other competition-related issues.

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  • Obtained merger clearances for Motorola Solutions, Inc.’s acquisitions of Airbus’ DS Communications business, Kodiak, and other transactions
  • Obtained merger clearances for DaVita’s acquisition of Renal Ventures Management, L.L.C., DSI Renal, Inc., and the acquisition of the US renal care business of Gambro Healthcare
  • Successfully defended clients in FTC conduct investigations in the semiconductor and electronic health industry

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  • The Best Lawyers in America, Antitrust Law, 2022 to 2024
  • Washington, DC Super Lawyer, Antitrust, 2018 to 2021
  • The Legal 500 US 2014 to 2019, 2021 and 2023

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Cornell Law School, JD, 1996
University of Michigan, BA, high distinction, 1992

District of Columbia
New York