Gannam Rifkah focuses on antitrust and competition counseling, investigations and litigation. His experience includes representing a global biopharmaceutical company obtain merger clearance with the FTC, which included the divestiture of certain assets. Mr. Rifkah has counseled a number of companies facing DOJ and FTC investigations related to price-fixing, no-poach agreements and retroactive merger review. 

Prior to joining WilmerHale, Mr. Rifkah was as an associate at another law firm and worked on matters related to antitrust law. He helped draft an FTC complaint focusing on anticompetitive conduct in digital advertising. 

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  • Education

    • JD, University of Virginia School of Law, 2017

      Managing Editor, Virginia Journal of International Law; Mary Claiborne and Roy Ritter Scholar
    • BA, History and Political Science, Duquesne University, 2014

      summa cum laude
  • Admissions

    • District of Columbia

    • New York



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