Chambers and Partners USA (2019) recognizes Hausfeld and its lawyers in its highest tier

We are pleased to announce that Chambers and Partners has again named Hausfeld to its highest tier, Band 1, for “Antitrust: Plaintiff - USA - Nationwide,” noting that the firm is “a prominent litigation firm, renowned for its abilities representing plaintiffs in multidistrict class action antitrust suits across the country involving a wide variety of antitrust issues including monopolization, price manipulation and price-fixing. [Hausfeld is a]ble to deploy a deep bench of trial attorneys with outstanding litigation experience.” Hausfeld was one of just three law firms ranked in Band 1. Hausfeld’s New York office was also named to Band 1 for “Antitrust: Mainly Plaintiff - New York,” citing the leadership of Scott Martin and Irving Scher.

The publication also recognized four Hausfeld lawyers individually, commending their antitrust expertise:

  • Michael Hausfeld (“lauded by market sources as an ‘amazing lawyer.’”)
  • Megan Jones (“well respected at the California Bar for her plaintiff-side antitrust practice.”)
  • Scott Martin (“a very good lawyer who has a lot of experience.”)
  • Irving Scher (“commands respect for his extensive experience litigating complex antitrust disputes for plaintiff classes and individuals.”)

Chambers and Partners rankings are based on thousands of interviews with leading practitioners and clients from coast to coast. Ranking criteria include technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment and other qualities most valued by legal clients.

About Hausfeld

Hausfeld is a leading global law firm with offices in Berlin, Boston, Brussels, Düsseldorf, London, Stockholm, New York, Paris, Philadelphia, San Francisco, and Washington, DC. The firm has a broad range of complex litigation expertise, particularly in antitrust/competition, financial services, sports and entertainment, environmental, mass torts, consumer protection, and human rights matters, often with an international dimension. Hausfeld aims to achieve the best possible results for clients through its practical and commercial approach, avoiding litigation where feasible, yet litigating robustly when necessary. Hausfeld’s extensive experience with alternative and innovative fee models offers clients a diverse menu of engagement options and maximum flexibility in terms of managing their cost exposure.

Hausfeld is the only claimants’ firm to be ranked by The Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners as a top tier firm in private enforcement of antitrust/competition law in both the United States and Europe. For more information about the firm, including recent trial victories and landmark settlements, please visit