Jordan Ludwig

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 Counsel Los Angeles
jludwig@crowell.com
Phone: +1 213.443.5524
515 South Flower St., 40th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071-2201

Jordan Ludwig is a counsel in the Antitrust Group in Crowell & Moring's Los Angeles office, where he focuses on antitrust litigation and investigations, complex commercial litigation, and appeals. Versed in all aspects of litigation, Jordan has extensive experience litigating high-stakes cases under the Sherman Act, Cartwright Act, and Section 17200, California's Unfair Competition Law (UCL). Jordan has also litigated a wide variety of complex cases outside the competition area, including those involving the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) Act, the securities laws, legal malpractice, tortious interference, and breach of fiduciary duty. His clients have ranged from Fortune 10 companies to individuals and have spanned diverse industries.

Recent representative matters include:

  • Defending a healthcare distributor in an antitrust class-action lawsuit regarding syringes and catheters.
  • Defending a large integrated healthcare system in a monopolization lawsuit.
  • Defending a local restaurant group in a class-action lawsuit brought under California’s antitrust and unfair competition laws involving a 3 percent surcharge to pay for employee healthcare.
  • Defending a senior executive in a DOJ criminal antitrust investigation into the packaged seafood industry.
  • Representing United Technologies in its $30 billion acquisition of Rockwell Collins.
  • Representing General Motors as a plaintiff in the In re Vehicle Carrier Services Antitrust Litigation.
  • Representing a major manufacturer of appliances as a plaintiff in the In re Refrigerant Compressors Antitrust Litigation.

Jordan is also proficient in matters involving the California UCL. In addition to litigating several cases under the statute, for the past four years he has co-authored a treatise chapter update on the subject.

Jordan maintains an active pro bono practice, where he has worked on issues related to racial discrimination, domestic violence, and immigration.

Jordan was recently named a Super Lawyers “Rising Star” for 2018.

Prior to joining Crowell & Moring, Jordan was an associate at one of the nation's premier antitrust litigation boutiques. He earned his J.D. from Loyola Law School, where he graduated, cum laude and Order of the Coif, and was the chief note and comment editor of the Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review. He earned his B.A., with honors, in history from the University of Maryland, College Park.



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