Rod Ganske specializes in civil litigation in the Atlanta office. Before joining Lawrence & Bundy, Rod was a partner at Alston & Bird, where he focused on complex civil litigation and antitrust matters.
In addition to over 15 years’ experience in pre-litigation counseling and investigations on a variety of civil litigation matters, Rod has represented clients in price-fixing cases, both defending against cartel claims and prosecuting private actions on behalf of purchasers. Rod also uses his economic background and experience to effectively manage outside economic experts and develop and present winning economic arguments in civil litigation.
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- J.D., Harvard Law School, cum laude
- B.A., Rice University, summa cum laude
Experience in litigation, investigations, and counseling in the computer manufacturing, automotive parts, health care, chemicals, and telecommunications industries.
Plaintiff’s counsel to one of the world’s leading computer manufacturers in litigation involving price-fixing in the LCD, CRT, Optical Disk Drive, and Lithium-Ion Batteries industries.
Defended U.S. parts manufacturer against class action price-fixing claims in multi-district litigation.
Argued before Ninth Circuit in appellate victory affirming order for Department of Justice to release, over third-party objection, tape recordings related to criminal investigation for civil litigation.
Defended a life insurance company against class-action cost-of-insurance overcharge claims.
Co-Author of Chapter 11, “Private Enforcement of the Antitrust Laws,” Antitrust Adviser 5th Edition, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015 and 2017 editions.
Co-Author and Editor of Chapter X, “Private Antitrust Suits,” 2008, 2009, and 2010 American Bar Association Section of Antitrust Law’s Annual Review of Antitrust Law Developments.
Co-Author of “Lessons Learned When the Antitrust and Intellectual Property Laws Collide,” Intellectual Property & Technology Law Journal, Volume 21, Number 1, January 2009.
Memberships and Rankings
Rod is a member of the Antitrust Section of the American Bar Association and a Georgia Super Lawyer “Rising Star” for Antitrust from 2013-2018.