Daniel J. Howley
Counsel, Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison
A counsel in the antitrust group, Dan Howley advises clients on antitrust matters, including litigation, mergers and acquisitions, and civil and criminal investigations by the US Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission. He also has significant experience in commercial litigation involving contractual disputes, business torts and shareholder class action and derivative claims. His notable clients include Cigna, Nestlé, AK Steel Holding Corp, the US Treasury and Microsoft. Dan has had key roles in numerous high-profile matters including the Cigna/Express Scripts transaction (nominated for ‘Merger Control Matter of the Year – Americas’ at the 2019 Global Competition Review Awards), the defence of Nestlé USA in the Chocolate Confectionary Antitrust Litigation (nominated for 2015 ‘Litigation of the Year - Cartel Defence’), and the US Airways/American Airlines merger (2014 Matter of the Year Award winner). Dan received a JD from the University of Pennsylvania Law School and an undergraduate degree from Duke University.