Michael Masling is part of a global team that advises clients in mergers and other filings; obtains clearance from national and international competition authorities; defends clients in government and private investigations and litigation; provides antitrust counseling; and negotiates with competition agencies. He also helps ensure clients’ business operations comply with—but are not unduly restrained by—applicable competition law requirements. In 2014 Michael worked for nine months in Morgan Lewis’s Washington, DC, office. He is admitted to practice in Germany only.
Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Michael served as a legal clerk at the District Court of Hamburg. During his legal training he worked on antitrust matters for an international oil company, a German strategy consultancy, and the Permanent Mission of Germany to the United Nations in New York.