PHILADELPHIA, PA, June 3, 2015 -- Berger & Montague is proud
to announce that the firm has been ranked as a Top-Tier Firm for
Antitrust: Civil Litigation and Class Actions in the United States
by The Legal 500. Since its founding in 1970, Berger
& Montague has litigated many of the most significant civil
antitrust cases alleging price fixing and monopoly abuse.
Berger & Montague has also played a principal role in obtaining
over one billion dollars in settlements from drug companies alleged
to have impeded the entry of generics and artificially inflated
From The Legal 500 directory:
Philadelphia-based plaintiff firm Berger & Montague,
P.C. focuses on cartel matters, price-fixing and monopolization.
The 60-strong antitrust group, co-chaired by highly regarded H
Laddie Montague and Merrill Davidoff, has a high level of expertise
in the pharmaceutical sector and in litigation relating to payment
cards. The team acted as lead or co-lead counsel in a number of
complex antitrust cases currently pending, for example for the
direct purchaser classes in two major nationwide antitrust class
actions, In re PreFilled Propane Tank Antitrust Litigation and In
re Commodity Exchange Inc, Gold Futures And Options Trading
Litigation. In another high-profile antitrust class action, the
firm acted for thousands of mixed martial artists who alleged that
the UFC engaged in enhancing its monopoly and thereby prevented
class members from receiving fair payment for their services. The
firm continues to be involved in the In re Payment Card and
Merchant Discount Litigation and Meijer Inc v Abbott Laboratories,
and represented a class of thousands of independently owned truck
stops against defendant Comdata Network Inc in a case of alleged
market monopolization. Eric Cramer, who acted as lead attorney in
this matter, is also recommended.
In addition to the firm's Top-Tier ranking, three Berger &
Montague attorneys were recommended in the United States for
Leading Lawyers List: The Legal 500 United States 2015's
guide to outstanding lawyers nationwide.
Antitrust - Civil litigation/class actions
Recommended in The Legal 500 United States 2015
Complete details of Berger & Montague's rankings are
available on The Legal 500 website.
About Berger & Montauge
Berger & Montague, P.C. is a full-spectrum class action and
complex civil litigation firm, with nationally known attorneys
highly sought after for their legal skills. We focus on the
protection of individual rights of persons injured in their
business or property in a variety of contexts including, antitrust,
securities, consumer protection, civil rights, employment
discrimination and harms to the environment. In lead or principal
roles, our fifty-plus attorneys have recovered more than $30
billion in high-stakes commercial litigation and class action
settlements and verdicts.