James F. Herbison

Jim Herbison is a partner in Winston & Strawn’s litigation department who concentrates his practice on complex commercial litigation with an emphasis on civil and criminal antitrust matters.

Mr. Herbison has represented several clients in civil antitrust matters ranging from price fixing and merger enforcement to antitrust issues related to patents. He also has represented several clients in connection with criminal price fixing and bid rigging grand juries and internal investigations, as well as various class action lawsuits. Mr. Herbison has represented a number of trade associations and assisted in ensuring their compliance with the antitrust laws, as well as consulting on antitrust issues in connection with commercial transactions.

Mr. Herbison received a B.A. in Economics and Management from Beloit College in 1998, where he was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. He received a J.D. from Washington University School of Law in 2001, where he was elected to the Order of the Coif and served as associate editor of the Washington University Law Quarterly.
Honors & Awards

Mr. Herbison was ranked in the 2014 edition of Chambers USA as a leader in Antitrust practice. In 2014, Winston & Strawn was named the Chicago Litigation Department of the Year for white-collar defense by The National Law Journal.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Antitrust / Competition, 2) Antitrust Litigation, 3) Class Actions, 4) Complex Commercial Litigation, 5) Compliance & Counseling, 6) ERISA Litigation, 7) Global Cartel Defense, 8) Government Investigations, 9) Litigation and 10) Merger Reviews / Challenges
Law School Washington University School of Law, J.D., 2001
Admitted Year 2000
Education Beloit College, B.A. 1998
Bar Member / Association Illinois State Bar Association, Florida State Bar Association
Most recent firm Winston & Strawn LLP
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