AAI Welcomes Barak Orbach to Advisory Board

The American Antitrust Institute (AAI) welcomes antitrust scholar and author Barak Orbach to its Advisory Board.

­Orbach is a Professor of Law at the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law where he teaches and writes about antitrust, corporate governance, compliance, and regulation. He has published more than 40 articles, essays, and book chapters in these areas, as well as a textbook on regulation.

“AAI is delighted to add Professor Orbach to the Advisory Board,” said AAI President Diana Moss. “He continues to innovate with substantial and valuable contributions to antitrust scholarship. Together with his wide perspective on competition enforcement and policy, both domestically and internationally, and his expertise in the rapidly changing motion picture and content industries, Professor Orbach will be a valuable addition to AAI’s Advisory Board.”

Discussions of Orbach’s work have appeared in the Atlantic, CNBC, Forbes, Fortune, Mother Jones, NPR, Slate, Sports Illustrated, Time, the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, and many other media outlets.

Orbach has co-organized several significant antitrust conferences: 100 Years of Standard Oil (George Washington University, 2011); The Goals of Antitrust Law (George Washington University, 2012); The Antitrust Legacy of Robert Bork (Yale University, 2013); and Antitrust New Frontiers (Tel Aviv University, 2019).

Orbach is a member of the American Law Institute, a member of the Executive Committee of the Antitrust Section, and a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation. He holds undergraduate degrees in law and economics from Tel Aviv University and masters and doctorate degrees in law from Harvard Law School. Before joining academia, Professor Orbach served as an Advisor for Law & Economics to Israel Competition Authority and worked as an associate with Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, New York.

The AAI Advisory Board consists of outstanding experts in the fields of antitrust law, economics, and business, with a focus on both domestic and international competition enforcement and policy. AAI Advisory Board members are a vital part of the organization and play an important role in helping AAI promote competition that protects consumers, businesses, and society through its research, education, and advocacy programs.

A complete list of members of the AAI Advisory Board is available at