Howrey Lures Allen & Overy Antitrust Heavyweight

Law360, New York (August 4, 2009, 5:32 PM EDT) -- Veteran competition attorney Michael Jahnke, the former head of Allen & Overy LLP's U.S. antitrust practice group, has jumped to Howrey LLP's New York office, saying a broad perception that antitrust enforcement is on the rise under the Obama administration fueled the decision to switch firms.

After spending seven years at Allen & Overy, Jahnke officially joined Howrey as a partner on Saturday, the firm announced Monday.

Jahnke, who has also worked at Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz, has a strong background in competition issues arising...
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