Chambers and Partners USA (2021) recognizes Hausfeld and its lawyers in its highest tier

We are very pleased to announce, that Chambers and Partners has again named Hausfeld to its highest tier, Band 1, for 'Antitrust: Plaintiff – USA – Nationwide.'

Sources reported to the publication that Hausfeld "has fantastic lawyers who are out-of-the-box thinkers, client service-oriented and a pleasure to work with." Hausfeld is one of just five law firms ranked in Band 1. Hausfeld's New York office was also once again named to Band 1 for 'Antitrust: Mainly Plaintiff - New York,' citing the leadership of Scott Martin and Irving Scher. A source commented about the firm’s New York leadership team, "they are true partners."

The publication 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 is in my opinion one of the best lawyers in America, especially with regard to antitrust cases and other complex litigation,' 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 excels in any project or task she takes on.'"

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 'he's an expert in antitrust and how it's applied from a commercial perspective.'"

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 'a great resource,' and 'terrific and very bright.'"

Brent Landau

  • USA – Nationwide Antitrust: Plaintiff

"Brent Landau expertly handles market manipulation cases in the healthcare space."

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 great lawyer and a big-picture thinker. He litigates a case from all perspectives. He is incredibly experienced, great to work with and a good professional.' Another source noted that James 'is unquestionably one of the leading plaintiff lawyers in the field. I found him to be a very smart lawyer, but also someone who is reasonable to work with and professional.'"

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. 'She is very tough, very knowledgeable and I really enjoy working with her,' commented a source."

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