Joseph Bruckner leads Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P.'s antitrust law practice, and practices extensively in business litigation in federal and state courts nationwide. He is regularly appointed lead or co-lead counsel for plaintiffs by courts across the nation in complex multidistrict antitrust litigation. He graduated with honors from Creighton University School of Law, and served as a law clerk to the Honorable Donald P. Lay, then Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. He is a past chair of the Minnesota State Bar Association Antitrust Law Section, and is regularly voted a "Super Lawyer" in a peer review list of leading Minnesota attorneys. Bruckner is an Advisory Board Member of the American Antitrust Institute, and is a co-author in The International Handbook on Private Enforcement of Competition Law and in Private Enforcement of Antitrust Law in the United States: A Handbook.
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