Dr Anne Layne-Farrar

Dr Anne Layne-Farrar is a Vice President in the Antitrust & Competition Economics Practice of CRA and an Adjunct Professor at Northwestern University School of Law. She specialises in antitrust and intellectual property matters, especially where the two are combined. She advises clients on competition, intellectual property, regulation, and policy across a broad range of industries and has worked with some of the largest information technology, communications, and pharmaceutical companies in the world.
Dr Layne-Farrar has advised clients and provided economic testimony around the world, including in the U.S., Europe, China, India, and South Korea. She has provided economic submissions before several regulatory bodies, including the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, the U.S. Department of Justice, the U.S. Senate, the European Commission, and China’s MOFCOM. She regularly presents at academic and industry conferences around the world and is widely published. In 2018, she was awarded Economist of the Year by Global Competition Review.