Steven Kaiser is counsel based in the Washington, D.C. office.
Mr. Kaiser’s practice focuses on civil litigation concentrating in the areas of antitrust and securities, as well as antitrust counseling in connection with mergers and acquisitions including pre-merger filings under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act and similar laws in other jurisdictions.
Mr. Kaiser’s current litigation matters include representing Sabre Holdings in antitrust litigation involving global distribution of airline tickets and the Bank of New York Mellon in litigation relating to the Bernard Madoff Ponzi scheme. Other recent matters include securing dismissals for ConocoPhillips in separate antitrust matters involving standard-setting relating to diesel fuel and workplace drug testing; securing dismissal of an antitrust conspiracy case against Henkel; and securing a voluntary dismissal of antitrust conspiracy claims against Lafarge. In addition, he recently concluded a multi-year litigation for Bank of America relating to third-party investment fraud.
Mr. Kaiser joined the firm in 1996. He received a J.D degree, magna cum laude
, from Harvard Law School in 1995. He received a B.S.E. degree, magna cum laude
, from Princeton University in 1992. From 1995 to 1996, he served as law clerk to the Honorable Robert N. Wilentz, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of New Jersey.
Mr. Kaiser is a member of the Bars of the District of Columbia, New Jersey, and various federal courts, including the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.