Timothy D. Battin

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Timothy D. Battin

Mr. Battin is the managing partner at Straus & Boies, LLP and has vast experience in complex litigation.  He has served as lead counsel in numerous multistate class actions involving antitrust and consumer protection claims. In this capacity, Mr. Battin has appeared in state and federal courts around the country.  Mr. Battin’s cases have spanned numerous industries, including pharmaceuticals, food additives, vitamins and computer-based products. Currently, Mr. Battin serves as lead or co-lead counsel in a number of cases including:

Northwestern Mutual Insurance Litigation
Mr. Battin serves as co-lead counsel in state and federal court actions alleging that Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company breached its contractual and fiduciary duties to owners of certain annuities sold as retirement investments. After a two-week trial, a Wisconsin Court found in Plaintiffs’ favor on all material issues in the litigation.

Dynamic Random Access Memory Antitrust Litigation
Mr. Battin serves as co-lead counsel in state and federal court actions alleging price fixing among makers of computer memory chips. Settlements have been reached   exceeding $300 million.

Processed Egg Products Antitrust Litigation
Mr. Battin serves as co-lead counsel for indirect purchasers alleging a market allocation scheme in the egg industry.

Mr. Battin, a recognized authority on the prosecution of class actions, has lectured on various issues of complex litigation, including coordination between attorneys general and private lawyers in class cases. He serves on a Rule 23 Subcommittee for the District of Columbia Rules Advisory Committee.

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