James W. Anderson
J.D. cum laude, William Mitchell College of Law
Admitted: Minnesota; U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
Mr. Anderson is a senior associate of the firm. He is currently working on, or has worked on, a variety of complex civil matters, including In re Rail Freight Fuel Surcharge Antitrust Litigation (D.D.C.) (claims alleging conspiracy among major domestic railroads to fix prices for rail freight transportation); In re Aftermarket Filters Antitrust Litigation (N.D. Ill.) (antitrust, consumer protection and unfair competition claims against leading manufacturers of replacement vehicle filters on behalf of indirect purchasers); In re DRAM Antitrust Litigation (multiple federal and state court actions involving price-fixing claims against the producers of DRAM computer memory); In re SRAM Memory Products Antitrust Litigation (N.D. Cal.) (price-fixing claims against the producers of SRAM computer memory); and In re AOL Time Warner Securities Litigation (S.D.N.Y.) (securities fraud claims against AOL and Time Warner on behalf of shareholders). Mr. Anderson has also been involved in other, non-class litigation including Spine Solutions, Inc. v. Medtronic Sofamor Danek, Inc. (W.D. Tenn.).
Mr. Anderson graduated cum laude from William Mitchell College of Law where he was awarded a 21st Century Scholarship, received a CALI Award for his performance in Legislative Advocacy, and a Minnesota State Bar Association outstanding achievement award in Employment Discrimination. He is admitted to practice in the state courts of Minnesota, the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit.