Howard Morse – Cooley LLP

1299 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W. Suite 700
Washington, DC 20004, United States

  • 202-842-7852

Practice/Organization Description

Partner, Antitrust Practice Group, Cooley LLP, a 650 person law firm, focused on the technology, life sciences and clean tech industries, with offices in Palo Alto, San Diego and San Francisco, CA, Broomfield, CO, Boston, MA, New York, NY, Seattle, WA and Washington, DC.

Practice focused on antitrust issues confronting high-tech industries, particularly biotech, pharmaceutical and medical device, and computer hardware, software and e-commerce industries, appearing regularly before the Federal Trade Commission, Department of Justice Antitrust Division, and state attorneys general, in investigations involving mergers and acquisitions, and alleged monopolization and restraints of trade. Practice also focused on consumer protection issues, including privacy and false advertising claims by the Federal Trade Commission.

Former Assistant Director, Bureau of Competition, Federal Trade Commission, and Deputy Assistant Director for Policy, Federal Trade Commission.

Chair, ABA Antitrust Section Federal Civil Enforcement Committee.

Education

Harvard Law School

Professional Associations & Memberships

American Bar Association Section of Antitrust Law, Council, Former Chair, Federal Civil Enforcement Committee, Intellectual Property, Computer Industry and Exemptions & Immunities Committee

Honors and Awards

Described in the Chambers USA Guide as "a tireless advocate for his clients" who "impresses with his superb analytical and communications skills."

Areas of Practice
  • Antitrust & Trade Regulation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Privacy
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