M.B.A., The University of Chicago Booth School of Business; B.A., economics and international relations, Carleton College
Summary of Experience
Ms. Cotton has extensive experience conducting complex quantitative and qualitative analyses of data in both mergers and litigation matters. She has supported experts from leading universities and managed case teams in a broad range of industries on matters including antitrust, bankruptcy, class certification, intellectual property, securities, survey design, tax, and transfer pricing. Her recent case work has included the assessment of competitive effects in major antitrust matters and mergers; analysis of Federal Trade Commission merger compliance; litigation related to the Lehman bankruptcy; managing the independent evaluation of massive amounts of data in a major antitrust matter; and the determination of arm's-length pricing in a large US transfer pricing matter. Ms. Cotton also has substantial experience evaluating questions of commonality and typicality in the context of privacy, technology, and overcharge class actions.
- AbbVie Inc.'s Acquisition of Allergan PLC
- Cintas Corporation Acquisition of GK Services
- Denimafia Inc v New Balance Athletic Shoe Inc et al and New Balance Athletic Shoe Inc v Denimafia Inc
- Discovery Communications, Inc. Acquisition of Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc.
- Kenneth Hobbs v Brother International Corporation et al
- Lightbourne v. CBS Interactive, et al.
- WEX Inc Acquisition of Electronic Funds Source LLC
Corporate Disputes, Jul-Sep 2018
The assessment of mergers in online and offline retail sales: Are new tools needed for the economist’s toolbox?
Concurrences No. 3 - 2018
American Bar Association Section of Antitrust Law, The Economics Committee Newsletter, Winter 2017