Joseph M. Alioto

Alioto Law Firm, San Francisco, CA

Joe has been prosecuting private antitrust cases exclusively for the last 30+ years. He has tried cases under every section of the antitrust laws, involving monopoly, attempts to monopolize, conspiracies to monopolize, price-fixing, group boycotts, tie-ins, market and customer allocations, Rule of Reason, price discrimination, interlocking directorates, anti-mergers and acquisitions, commercial bribery drawbacks, rebates, misuse of patents, and others. In 1974, he represented the plaintiffs in a case resulting in the largest judgment in the history of the antitrust laws up to that time, and in 1981, with Dan Shulman, he represented the plaintiffs in a case resulting in the largest judgment for individuals in the antitrust laws up to that time.