AAI 2019 Antitrust Enforcement Awards Honorees Announced

The American Antitrust Institute (AAI) has announced its selection of leading legal practitioners and economists to be recognized at the AAI 2019 Antitrust Enforcement Awards. The Honorees will be featured at a gala awards dinner on Tuesday, November 12, following the AAI’s Annual Private Antitrust Enforcement Conference. Registration and program information for the conference and the awards dinner is available here.

Outstanding Antitrust Litigation Achievement in Private Law Practice

King Drug Co. of Florence, Inc. v. Cephalon, Inc. (Provigil)
Berger Montague PC
Garwin Gerstein & Fisher LLP
Heim Payne & Chorush, LLP
Odom & Des Roches, LLC
Smith Segura Raphael & Leger, LLP

In re Automotive Parts Antitrust Litigation
Cotchett, Pitre, & McCarthy, LLP
Robins Kaplan LLP
Susman Godfrey L.L.P.

In re NCAA Athletic Grant-in-Aid Cap Antitrust Litigation
Hagens Berman
Pearson, Simon & Warshaw, LLP
Winston & Strawn LLP

Seaman v. Duke University, et al.
Lieff, Cabraser, Heimann & Bernstein, LLP
Elliot, Morgan & Parsonage, P.A.

Outstanding Antitrust Litigation Achievement in Economics

In re Transpacific Passenger Air Transportation Antitrust Litigation
Russell W. Mangum III, Nathan Associates

Federal Trade Commission v. Wilhelmsen et al.
Aviv Nevo, University of Pennsylvania and Cornerstone Research

Federal Trade Commission v. Qualcomm Incorporated
Carl Shapiro, UC Berkeley

Outstanding Antitrust Litigation Achievement by a Young Lawyer

In re Libor-based Financial Instruments Antitrust Litigation
Geng Chen, Susman Godfrey L.L.P.
Michael Kelso, Susman Godfrey L.L.P.

In re Dental Supplies Antitrust Litigation
Ian M. Gore, Susman Godfrey L.L.P.
Joshua T. Ripley, Berger Montague PC
Jessica Weiner, Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC

2019 Judging Committee
  • Chair: Eric B. Fastiff, Lieff, Cabraser, Heimann & Bernstein, LLP
  • Harry First, New York University School of Law
  • Kathleen E. Foote, California Department of Justice Antitrust Section
  • Warren Grimes, Southwestern Law School
  • Thomas Horton, South Dakota School of Law
  • Ellen Meriwether, Cafferty Clobes Meriwether & Sprengel LLP
  • Nisha Mody, OSKR, LLC
  • Philip Nelson, Economists Incorporated
  • Roger Noll, Stanford University
  • Victoria Sims, Cuneo, Gilbert & LaDuca
  • Jennifer Scullion, Seeger Weiss
  • Sona R. Shah, Zwerling, Schachter & Zwerling, LLP
  • Heidi Silton, Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P.
  • Cathy Smith, Gustafson Gluek PLLC
About the American Antitrust Institute

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