Jonathan J. Konoff

Counsel

New York
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
787 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10019-6099
T 212 728 8627
F 212 728 9627
jkonoffwillkie.com

Jonathan J. Konoff is counsel in the Corporate & Financial Services Department, where he advises on antitrust aspects of mergers and acquisitions. Jonathan focuses on merger notification matters with an emphasis on analysis and compliance under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act.

Jonathan J. Konoff is counsel in the Corporate & Financial Services Department, where he advises on antitrust aspects of mergers and acquisitions. Jonathan focuses on merger notification matters with an emphasis on analysis and compliance under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act.

Selected Significant Matters

Jonathan has represented clients on merger notification matters in, among others, the following sectors:

  • Private equity (Warburg Pincus, Aquiline, Friedman Fleischer & Lowe, PAI, Sterling, Lime Rock, Insight)
  • Hedge funds (Monarch, Pennant, Third Point, Caxton)
  • Pharmaceuticals (Teva, Auxilium, Clovis)
  • Insurance (Tower Group, W.R. Berkley)
  • Financial services and support (Ion Trading, Bloomberg, Green Tree)
  • Communications (Landmark, Time Warner, Level 3)
  • Retail (Hudson’s Bay Company)
  • Apparel (Men’s Wearhouse, Kenneth Cole)
  • Investment management (Aberdeen)
  • Aviation and aerospace (Loral, Greenwich Aerogroup, Velcon)

Selected Professional and Business Activities

Jonathan is an active member of the American Bar Association’s Section on Antitrust Law, and was involved in a major update of the ABA publication Premerger Notification Practice Manual.  He moderated a panel co-sponsored by the ABA and the Association of the Bar of the City of New York.  Jonathan co-authored "Transactions With Financially Distressed Entities," published in Antitrust, Volume 16, Number 2, Spring 2002.