Wesley R. Powell
Wesley R. Powell of New York City (Willkie, Farr, & Gallagher) is the new chair of the Antitrust Law Section.
Powell is a partner in his firm’s Litigation Department, a member of the Antitrust and Competition Practice Group and co-chair of the Pro Bono Practice Group. His practice focuses on complex civil litigation with a particular emphasis on antitrust litigation and counseling.
His antitrust experience includes litigations, mergers, government investigations and
counseling clients, and he regularly appears in federal court and before the antitrust enforcement agencies in connection with those matters. His litigation and antitrust experience spans a range of industries, including consumer goods, defense, energy, health care, payment cards, pharmaceuticals and retail.
He holds degrees from Vanderbilt University and Duke University School of Law.