May 20, 2021 News
Berger Montague’s Antitrust Practice Group Ranked in Chambers USA 2021
Berger Montague is proud to announce that the Firm’s antitrust practice group has been recognized in Chambers USA 2021 in the Antitrust – Pennsylvania category as a Band 1 law firm and the Nationwide – Antitrust: Plaintiff category as a Band 2 law firm. In addition, Chairman Eric L. Cramer, Managing Shareholder David F. Sorensen, and Chair Emeritus & Of Counsel H. Laddie Montague Jr. have been individually recognized for their exceptional antitrust work.
Chambers USA ranks the leading lawyers and law firms across the United States. Its legal rankings are based on in-depth market analysis and independent research conducted by its experienced research team.
Chambers USA 2021 states that the Firm’s antitrust practice group is:
“A preeminent force in the Pennsylvania antitrust market, offering expert counsel to clients from a broad range of industries, including the chemical, pharmaceutical and financial sectors. Highly distinguished for the strength of its plaintiff-side work acting on monopoly matters and price-fixing, including an impressive track record in complex, high-profile class actions.”
Chambers interviewed one client who says: “The firm is very accessible and we love working with them.” Another source adds: “They are known as a go-to plaintiffs’ antitrust firm.”
Chairman Eric L. Cramer is recognized as a Band 1 Nationwide attorney in the Antitrust: Plaintiff category, as well as a Band 1 attorney in the Antitrust – Pennsylvania category.
“Eric Cramer is a highly accomplished lawyer who regularly acts for plaintiffs seeking damages for anticompetitive conduct. ‘He excels in economic analysis. He is a real leader.’ ‘A leading plaintiff lawyer; he has a great presence in court and at trial.’ ‘Top of the profession; a phenomenal lawyer who is an expert on economics.’”
Managing Shareholder David F. Sorensen is recognized as a Band 1 attorney in the Antitrust – Pennsylvania category.
“David Sorensen is routinely called upon to act for plaintiff pharmaceutical companies in class action litigation. ‘He is a very strong plaintiffs’ lawyer and he really knows the pharmaceutical industry.’ ‘A smart and worthy adversary.’ ‘David is extremely strong.’”
Chair Emeritus & Of Counsel H. Laddie Montague Jr. is recognized as a Senior Statesman in the Antitrust – Pennsylvania category.
“Laddie Montague is one of the most accomplished figures in the Pennsylvania antitrust arena, best known for representing plaintiffs in complex price-fixing matters. ‘He is outstanding.’ ‘A fantastic lawyer.’ ‘He has a distinguished career.’”