Hollis Salzman has extensive antitrust experience and is nationally recognized by Chambers USA as one of the leading antitrust litigators in the country. Clients describe Ms. Salzman as an “exceptional lawyer” who has “vast knowledge of antitrust law.”
In recent years, Ms. Salzman’s exceptional advocacy was recognized by The Lawdragon 500, Benchmark Plaintiff, The Legal 500, and The National Law Journal. Ms. Salzman has also provided testimony regarding cartel enforcement before the Senate Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights.
Ms. Salzman has particular depth of experience in prosecuting antitrust violations involving international cartels. She currently serves as court appointed Co-Lead Counsel in In re Automotive Parts Antitrust Litigation, a private civil action that stems from one of the largest Department of Justice criminal investigations in United States history (almost $200 million in partial settlements with certain defendants to date) and in In re Air Cargo Shipping Services Antitrust Litigation (over $1 billion in partial settlements from certain defendants to date). Her other many accomplishments in this area include In re Lorazepam & Clorazepate Antitrust Litigation ($147 million settlement); In re Buspirone Antitrust Litigation ($90 million settlement); and In re Puerto Rican Cabotage Antitrust Litigation ($52 million settlement).
Ms. Salzman serves at the highest levels of numerous national and local antitrust bar associations. She is an appointed Vice Chair of the American Bar Association Antitrust Law Section’s Civil Redress Committee, Executive Committee Member of the Advisory Board of the American Antitrust Institute, and Executive Committee Member of the New York State Bar Association's Antitrust Law Section. She also provides pro bono representation to indigent and working-poor women in matrimonial and family law matters.