Who’s Who Legal (WWL) named numerous Bates White experts on its lists for competition firms and economists. Experts who appear on these lists have distinguished themselves in advising and testifying on a wide range of competition and antitrust issues. Inclusion on the lists signifies renown for world-leading expertise.
- Eleven Partners were named to the 2022 Competition Economists list: Drs. Douglas Bernheim, Cory Capps, Leemore Dafny, Eric Emch, Joseph Farrell, Nicholas Hill, Robert C. Marshall, Leslie M. Marx, George A. Rozanski, Scott Thompson, and Michael Whinston.
In its reporting, WWL describes Dr. Farrell as a renowned name in the antitrust and competition market; notes Dr. Hill’s “plethora of endorsements” on antitrust matters across numerous fields and Dr. Bernheim’s sterling reputation among peers; and cites Dr. Capps’ mergers expertise and Dr. Whinston’s acclaim for price-fixing analysis.
- Drs. Capps, Emch, Rozanski, and Whinston were also recognized as Thought Leaders in Competition.
- Drs. Bernheim, Farrell, and Hill were named Global Elite Thought Leaders in Competition, which WWL defines as being “truly outstanding practitioners and the very best in their field.” It is notable that of the eight experts on WWL’s list of North American Global Elite Thought Leaders, three are Partners with Bates White—more than any other firm.
- WWL also named Bates White among the top three competition firms.
WWL’s Competition Economists include consultants, expert witnesses, and economic advisers from around the world who have performed exceptionally well. Winners are nominated, researched, and vetted by clients and peers in the sector or industry in question, as well as from corporate counsel and other clients, and are considered the pre-eminent names in the field.
Bates White experts have appeared on WWL Competition Expert, Thought Leaders, and Global Elite Thought Leader lists for more than 10 years.