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Norton Rose Fulbright
HOUSTON, TX 77010-3095
United States

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United States > Dispute resolution > General commercial disputes

Norton Rose Fulbright has recently bolstered its global cyber risk and antitrust offerings, two areas of focus for the litigation team in particular. Chris Cwalina and Steven Roosa joined the cyber risk group in Washington DC and New York, respectively; while Vic Domen joined the antitrust team in Washington DC. Over the review period, Houston partner Layne Kruse obtained summary judgment for Robert Bosch Tool Corp in a $450m antitrust conspiracy claim filed by SawStop. Based in New York, trial lawyer Thomas McCormack remains active in a wide range of disputes. Also recommended are Scott Incerto in Austin, and Dallas-based Richard Krumholz, who heads the global litigation and disputes group.

United States > Antitrust > Civil litigation/class actions: defense

The team at Norton Rose Fulbright litigates traditional antitrust class actions and RICO-related claims from offices across the country. The group is regularly involved in cases in the healthcare sector, though it has additional expertise in pharmaceuticals and consumer products, areas in which New York-based group head Robin Adelstein in a name to note. Contacts in the firm’s Houston office include monopolization and conspiracy expert Darryl AndersonLayne Kruse and Eliot Turner.