Robin Landis recently retired from the New York law firm of Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP, where he practiced in the litigation department. At Cravath, he specialized in antitrust law, with a particular focus on the antitrust analysis of corporate mergers and acquisitions.
He graduated in 1966 from Yale College, where he majored in Divisional II, Political Science and Economics. He received his Ph.D. in economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1979 and his J.D. from Harvard Law School in 1982. From 1969 to 1979 he worked at Charles River Associates Incorporated, an economic consulting firm in the Boston area (now known as CRAI). His publications include Sulfur Emissions Policies, Oil Prices and the Appalachian Coal Industry (Garland Publishing, Inc., 1984; republished by Routledge, 2018), and “Market Conduct under Section 2: When is it Anticompetitive?” (with R. S. Rolfe), in F. M Fisher, ed., Antitrust and Regulation: Essays in Memory of John J. McGowan (MIT Press, 1985).