Ryan Kane represents clients in a broad range of complex commercial disputes, including antitrust litigation, securities litigation, insurance and reinsurance litigation, professional liability matters, and related appellate matters.
Mr. Kane currently is representing Commerzbank AG, the FDIC, Western & Southern Life Insurance Co., Pacific Life Insurance Co. and other institutional investors in structured products litigation arising out of the Financial Crisis. Since joining the Firm, Mr. Kane has represented clients in complex antitrust matters, including Kohlberg Kravis & Roberts in a civil antitrust action alleging collusion among private equity firms for leveraged buyouts, the FDIC in various antitrust matters, and swap execution facilities in antitrust claims concerning interest rate swaps. Mr. Kane also recently represented Spotify USA Inc. in a matter before the United States Copyright Royalty Judges.
Mr. Kane received his J.D., cum laude, from Harvard Law School in 2002. He received his B.A.,summa cum laude, in History and Philosophy from Boston University in 1999.
Mr. Kane’s experience prior to joining WMD in July 2013 includes: