Christopher Megaw

Senior Associate

Megaw, Christopher

Chris Megaw is a senior associate who represents clients in criminal investigations, complex civil antitrust litigation and government review of mergers and acquisitions, and he counsels clients on a range of antitrust issues. Mr. Megaw has served clients in the oil and gas, technology, electronic components, telecommunications, aviation, pharmaceutical and wood products industries.

Prior to joining WilmerHale, Mr. Megaw interned at the Federal Trade Commission in the Bureau of Competition where he investigated a potential merger of two leading menswear retailers. He also studied international trade and antitrust enforcement as a research assistant at Columbia Law School.

From 2009 to 2011, Mr. Megaw worked as a litigation consultant at Berkeley Research Group, providing analytical support to pharmaceutical and health insurance clients responding to federal investigations and conducting internal investigations.

Mr. Megaw has an active pro bono practice, including asylum and veterans' rights actions.

Publications & News


January 12, 2018

The Washington Post Spotlights 90-Year-Old Veteran and WilmerHale Client's Long Quest for Justice

The Washington Post prominently featured the quest for justice of a WilmerHale client, a 90-year-old who was expelled from the Air Force in the 1950s with an “undesirable” discharge for being a lesbian.


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JD, Columbia Law School, 2014, Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar, Articles Editor, Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems

BA, Mathematics and Economics, Highest Distinction, University of Virginia, 2009

Bar Admissions

District of Columbia


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