Adam C. Mendel



Adam C. Mendel focuses his practice on prosecuting complex antitrust class actions involving price fixing, unlawful monopolization, and other anticompetitive practices. He has represented clients throughout the litigation process, from complaints and motions to dismiss through summary judgment and settlement.

Prior to joining Robins Kaplan LLP, Adam worked as a litigator at a large New York law firm where he maintained a diverse practice, working on insurance, antitrust, and general commercial matters. From 2018-2019, he served as a judicial law clerk to the Hon. William T. Lawrence of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana.

Adam is committed to pro bono work, and regularly assists immigrants fleeing gang-violence and persecution in their home countries in obtaining legal status in the United States.

  • Named Empire State Counsel for pro bono service (2017)
  • Fellowship at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics (2015)

Bar Admissions
  • New York
University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D. (2016); Award for Exceptional Service; University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law, Executive Editor, Volume 18; Wharton Certificate in Management
Northwestern University, B.A. in Political Science, International Studies, and Latino Studies, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa (2013)


Links to full publications and news releases.


June 17, 2020
Big Data in the Wake of Covid-19—A Conundrum for Enforcers
Meegan Hollywood, Adam Mendel - Bloomberg Law
May 26, 2020
Joint ventures and the COVID-19 pandemic
Eamon O'Kelly, Adam Mendel - Thomson Reuters, Westlaw
May 5, 2020
Joint Ventures & the COVID-19 Pandemic
Eamon O'Kelly and Adam Mendel
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