AAI Announces 2017 Antitrust Enforcement Awards Honorees

Oct 02 2017
AAI Announcements

The American Antitrust Institute (AAI) has announced the leading legal practitioners and economists to be recognized at the AAI 2017 Antitrust Enforcement Awards. The Honorees will be featured at a gala awards dinner on Tuesday, November 7th, 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

Berger & Montague, P.C.
Garwin Gerstein & Fisher LLP
Odom & Des Roches, LLC
Heim, Payne & Chorush LLP
Smith Segura & Raphael LLP
Cohn Lifland Pearlman Herrmann & Knopf LLP
Hilliard & Shadowen LLP
Hangley Aronchick Segal Pudlin & Schiller
Kenny Nachwalter, P.A.
In re K-Dur Antitrust Litigation

Eric L. Cramer - Berger & Montague, P.C.
Adriana M. Castro, et al. v. Sanofi Pasteur Inc.

Kellogg, Hansen, Todd, Figel & Frederick PLLC
Susman Godfrey LLP
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
McKool Smith PC
Berry Law PLLC
The Dial Corporation, et al. v. News Corporation, et al.

Joseph Saveri Law Firm, Inc.
Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP
Zwerling, Schachter & Zwerling, LLP
In re Cipro Cases I & II

 

Outstanding Antitrust Litigation Achievement in Economics

David Dranove - Northwestern University and Analysis Group
United States of America, et al. v. Anthem, Inc., et al. 

C. Scott Hemphill - New York University School of Law
In re Cipro Cases I & II

Aviv Nevo - University of Pennsylvania and Cornerstone Research
United States of America, et al. v. Aetna Inc., et al.

 

Outstanding Antitrust Litigation Achievement by a Young Lawyer

Matthew Berry - Susman Godfrey LLP
In re Animation Workers Antitrust Litigation

Ryan J. McEwan - Joseph Saveri Law Firm, Inc.
Lin Y. Chan - Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP
Sona R. Shah - Zwerling, Schachter & Zwerling, LLP
In re Cipro Cases I & II

Victoria Romanenko - Cuneo Gilbert & LaDuca LLP
In re Automotive Parts Antitrust Litigation

J. Gerard Stranch, IV - Branstetter, Stranch & Jennings, PLLC
In re Prograf Antitrust Litigation

2017 Judging Committee

  • Chair: Hollis Salzman, Robins Kaplan LLP 
  • Ellen S. Cooper, Office of the Attorney General of Maryland
  • David DeRamus, Bates White Economic Consulting
  • 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 
  • Russell Lamb, Monument Economics Group
  • Ellen Meriwether, Cafferty Clobes Meriwether & Sprengel LLP
  • Janet Netz, applEcon
  • Roger Noll, Stanford University
  • Cathy Smith, Gustafson Gluek PLLC
  • Heidi Silton, Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P.
  • Judith Zahid, Zelle LLP