Michelle Lowery - McDermott Will & Emery


Michelle Lowery is the go-to litigator for West Coast state and federal antitrust and unfair competition matters and for California Attorney General antitrust and general litigation matters. She has nearly two decades of experience achieving exceptional results for clients in antitrust and unfair competition litigation and investigations, including class actions. Michelle routinely achieves victories for her clients in high-stakes cases on the papers and in the courtroom.

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  • Won summary judgment on all counts in a case alleging theft of competitively sensitive information from competing technology development company
  • Filed litigation against the California Attorney General’s Office for its attempt to impose antitrust conditions, which would impede the proposed hospital transaction, resulting in a favorable settlement
  • Won a bench trial on all antitrust counts in a case alleging California unfair competition law violations and monopolization of digital distribution platform and payment collection system for apps

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  • Benchmark Litigation, Litigation Future Star, 2023
  • The Legal 500 US, 2016 to 2022
  • Super Lawyers, Rising Star
  • Benchmark Litigation 40 & Under Hot List and Future Star, 2018 to 2021


Loyola University of Chicago School of Law, JD, magna cum laude, 2007
Loyola University Chicago, BBA, magna cum laude, 2004


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