San Francisco, California 94111
Frank Hinman co-chairs Bingham’s Antitrust, Competition and Trade Regulation Practice Group.
Chambers USA has described Frank as a “thoughtful heavy-lifter” and a “talented antitrust attorney who provides excellent advice to clients.” He has been practicing antitrust law for more than 20 years and represents clients in all aspects of public and private enforcement, including international cartel cases, class actions, merger clearances and civil conduct investigations. He also provides day-to-day counseling on competition issues‚ with an emphasis on distribution and acquisition strategies.
Frank is a past vice-chair of the ABA Antitrust Section’s Trade, Sports and Professional Associations Committee, speaks regularly on antitrust issues, and has contributed to many Section publications, including the recent Sports and Antitrust Law handbook.
Frank has won approximately $170 million in appellate reversals in state and federal appellate courts across the country. He regularly advises trial counsel on appellate strategy and error preservation, and has been recognized as a leading Bay Area appellate practitioner.
Frank has been honored for his pro bono work by, among others, the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area and California Lawyer magazine. He sits on the firm’s Diversity Executive Committee.
|Areas of Practice||1) Antitrust, 2) Competition and Trade Regulation, 3) Appellate, 4) Class Actions, 5) Distribution and Franchise Law: Counseling and 6) Litigation and Dispute Resolution|
|Law School||UC Hastings College of the Law, J.D., 1991|
|Education||Claremont McKenna College, B.A.,1988|
|Bar Member / Association||California State Bar Association|
|Most recent firm||Bingham McCutchen LLP|
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