Spencer Waller

Professor and Director, Institute for Consumer Antitrust Studies

Spencer Weber Waller is the John Paul Stevens Chair in Competition Law, Director of the Institute for Consumer Antitrust Studies, and Professor at Loyola University Chicago School of Law where he teaches antitrust, intellectual property, civil procedure, and international litigation courses.  He is a member of the Advisory Board of the American Antitrust Institute and the editorial boards of the Antitrust Law Journal and the World Competition Law and Economics Review.   Professor Waller is the author, co-author, or editor of 8 books and over one hundred articles on United States and international antitrust, includingAntitrust and American Business Abroad, the leading treatise in the field, and the first full-length biography of Thurman Arnold, the founder of modern antitrust enforcement in the United States.  He is the co-editor and contributor to Brands, Competition Law and IP (Cambridge University Press 2015).  His recent scholarship focuses on antitrust, brands, class actions, high-tech industries, innovation, and intellectual property. He is the recipient of the 2014 Concurrence Antitrust Writing Award.  Professor Waller previously taught and served as associate dean at Brooklyn Law School.​