Emily M. Renzelli

Associate, Washington, DC


In 2015, Forbes Magazine named Emily Renzelli to its “30 Under 30 in Law and Policy” list.


Emily Renzelli is a member of the Firm's Antitrust Group. Her practice involves advising clients on issues arising under U.S. and foreign antitrust and competition laws. Emily represents clients across key industries including technology, transportation, electronics, and pharmaceuticals. She is a member of the Firm's Global Technology Industry Group Core Leadership Team.

Emily's experience involves defending allegations of antitrust violations in civil and criminal cases in federal and state courts. She also represents clients in connection with investigations before government regulatory bodies, including the Department of Justice, the Federal Trade Commission, and State Attorneys General. Additionally, Emily advises clients on merger control fillings and defends proposed and consummated mergers before government agencies. She also actively counsels clients on critical antitrust risk issues relating to business initiatives such as joint ventures, pricing and distribution strategies, and data sharing.

Prior to joining White & Case, Emily clerked for the Honorable Robert B. King at the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and the Honorable Irene M. Keeley at the United States District Court for the Northern District of West Virginia.

Emily has previously been named to Forbes Magazine's "30 Under 30 in Law and Policy" list and the American Bar Association's "On the Rise – Top 40 Young Lawyers" list.

Bars and Courts
Supreme Court of the United States
District of Columbia Bar
West Virginia State Bar
US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Northern District of West Virginia
Southern District of West Virginia
University of Virginia School of Law
West Virginia University


Selected Experience Includes:

Representing leading technology company in criminal investigations and civil actions involving price-fixing and securities fraud allegations.

Advising minerals mining company on merger and corresponding merger control filings in 20 jurisdictions.

Defending Japanese auto parts manufacturer in criminal and civil antitrust actions involving price-fixing allegations.

Advising beverage company on critical antitrust risk issues pertaining to selective distribution agreement with e-commerce company.

Representing international manufacturer of building products in civil antitrust class action involving price-fixing claims.

Advising chemical company on merger and corresponding merger control filings in over 10 jurisdictions.

Representing travel center company in joint venture involving travel plazas.

Advising transportation network company on recent domestic and international competition legislation affecting business operations.

Defending pharmaceutical company in civil antitrust action involving reverse payment allegations.

Advising global petroleum company on merger and corresponding merger control filings in over 20 jurisdictions.


Tips for Surviving and Thriving as a Junior Attorney, Forbes, November 12, 2015

Corporate Miranda: Not Just for Criminal Lawyers, For the Defense, Defense Research Institute, October 2010, (Co-author with William Powell)

Awards and Recognition

2019 Volunteer Leadership Award, White & Case

2016 On the Rise – Top 40 Young Lawyers, American Bar Association

2015 30 Under 30 in Law and Policy, Forbes Magazine

2008 Academic All American, USA Today