Hausfeld renews numerous Tier 1 rankings in Chambers and Partners USA 2022

We are delighted to announce that Hausfeld continues to be ranked as a leading Tier 1 law firm in the recently published Chambers USA 2022 edition.

Hausfeld achieved again the highest rankings in the US for Antitrust: Plaintiff and Privacy & Data Security: Litigation, cited as “known to tackle cases across a plethora of industries including banking, energy and pharmaceuticals. Sources further reported to the publication that Hausfeld is a ‘”top antitrust firm’”, which is “’able to deploy a deep bench of trial attorneys with outstanding litigation experience.’” Hausfeld is one of just four law firms ranked in Band 1 for both practice areas and is also “able to draw on support from a growing international network of international offices”. Hausfeld's New York and California offices were also once again named to Band 1 for “Antitrust: Mainly Plaintiff”, citing the leadership of Scott Martin and Irving Scher. 

Chambers and Partners also recognized seven Hausfeld lawyers individually, commending their expertise across multiple areas:

Michael Hausfeld

  • USA – Nationwide Antitrust: Plaintiff

"Michael Hausfeld is a key player in the antitrust space, skillfully handling prominent class actions, often concerning anticompetitive behavior and price manipulation. 'Michael commands respect among other members of the Bar, particularly in antitrust matters. His strategic sense is outstanding', commented a source."

Megan Jones

  • California Antitrust: Mainly Plaintiff
  • USA – Nationwide Antitrust: Plaintiff

"Megan Jones deftly represents plaintiffs in significant anticompetitive disputes. She has expertise in cases concerning price fixing and trade restraints. A source stated that 'Megan is a smart and capable jurist who represents her clients with an unrivalled level of sophistication.’”

Jeannine Kenney

  • E-Discovery & Information Governance
  • E-Discovery & Information Governance: Plaintiff

"Jeannine Kenney is noted for her ability to successfully litigate e-discovery matters on behalf of plaintiffs, including in data breaches and antitrust cases, among many others.”

Brent Landau

  • USA – Nationwide Antitrust: Plaintiff

"Brent Landau expertly handles market manipulation cases in the healthcare space." A source reported that ‘Brent is a very smart and competent lawyer.’

Scott Martin

  • New York Antitrust: Mainly Plaintiff  

"Cochair of the antitrust group, Scott Martin lends plaintiff clients his cutting-edge expertise in antitrust litigation honed over years of defense-side representation. He regularly appears in state and federal jury and bench trials in the most complex of matters. A source reported that 'Scott is a first-rate antitrust lawyer, he's very responsive and smart.'"

James Pizzirusso

  • Privacy & Data Security: Litigation

"James Pizzirusso is a highly experienced litigator, noted for his successful track record acting for plaintiffs in high-stakes cybersecurity and privacy law class actions. A source reported that 'he is a thoughtful and strategic advocate who generates exceptional work product and results.' Another source noted that James 'is one of the leading plaintiffs' side class action litigators in the USA.'"

Irv Scher

  • New York Antitrust: Mainly Plaintiff
  • USA – Nationwide Antitrust

"Irving Scher is renowned in the market for his antitrust expertise, especially in representing plaintiffs. He has significant experience handling cases in the healthcare and media spheres. Sources note that he is 'one of the greatest lawyers I have worked with. He is simply one of the best.'"


These results are a testament to the firm's strong profile and a reflection of the hard work and dedication of all our lawyers in the US. To see the full results click here