William H. Rooney, a resident of Darien, CT., is the new chair of the
552-member Antitrust Law Section of the New York State Bar
Rooney is a partner of Willkie Farr & Gallagher in Manhattan,
where he chairs the firm's antitrust practice group. He concentrates his
practice in civil and criminal antitrust matters before federal courts
and antitrust enforcement agencies.
A 27-year member of the State Bar, Rooney recently served as
chair-elect of the Antitrust Law Section. He is past chair of the New
York City Bar's Committee on Antitrust and Trade Regulation as well as
past vice-chair of the Economics Committee of the American Bar
Association's Section of Antitrust Law.
Rooney graduated summa cum laude from the University of Notre Dame
and earned his law degree from Yale Law School. He has a diploma of law
from the University of Oxford, Magdalen College, United Kingdom.
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