Peter McCormack is an Antitrust & Competition partner in Kirkland's New York office. Mr. McCormack advises a variety of clients on antitrust matters relating to mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and other business combinations, and represents clients before the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, the Federal Trade Commission and state attorneys general in connection with merger reviews and civil antitrust investigations. Mr. McCormack also represents clients in connection with private antitrust litigation and has experience on three trial teams.



Recognized in The Legal 500 U.S. — Antitrust: Merger Control, 2018–2019


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2011New York


  • English
  • Spanish


  • Albany Law SchoolJ.D.summa cum laude2010

    Managing Editor, Albany Law Review

    Order of Barristers

    1st Place, Best Oral Advocate, Domenick L. Gabrielli Appellate Advocacy Moot Court Competition

  • Villanova UniversityB.A., History & Spanish; Business Minorcum laude2007