Annie Schmidt
Dan Chiorean
Craig M. Glantz
Of Counsel

Mr. Glantz participates in the firm's antitrust litigation practice. His specific experience includes significant involvement in cases representing direct purchasers of prescription drugs. These cases have alleged that pharmaceutical manufacturers have wrongfully kept less expensive generic drugs off the market in violation of the antitrust laws.

Mr. Glantz has been extensively involved in cases that have resulted in substantial cash settlements for the firm's direct purchaser clients, including In re Neurontin Antitrust Litigation, Case No. 02-cv-1390 (D.N.J.) ($190 million settlement in 2014); In re Prograf Antitrust Litigation, Case No. 11-md-2242 (D. Mass) ($98 million settlement in 2015); and King Drug Company of Florence, Inc. v. Cephalon, Inc., et al. (Modafinil Antitrust Litigation), Case No. 06-cv-1797 (E.D. Pa.) ($512 million settlement in 2015). In addition, Mr. Glantz represents, or has represented, direct purchasers in other notable cases, including In re AndroGel Antitrust Litigation (No. II), Case No. 09-md-2084 (N.D. Ga.); In re Aggrenox Antitrust Litigation, Case No. 14-md-2516 (D. Conn.); and In re Nexium (Esomeprazole) Antitrust Litigation, Case No. 12-md-2409 (D. Mass.).

Mr. Glantz also has extensive experience in a variety of other substantive areas, including corporate transactions, commercial litigation and real estate.

Mr. Glantz began his legal career as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable John Minor Wisdom of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit in New Orleans. He then practiced with Morrison & Foerster LLP, a prominent international law firm in San Francisco. Prior to joining Odom & Des Roches in 2009, Mr. Glantz was a principal in, and served as General Counsel to, a New York City real estate enterprise.

Mr. Glantz was born in New York, New York. He received his Bachelor of Arts in History from Tufts University in 1993, where he graduated magna cum laude and earned membership in Phi Beta Kappa. He received his Juris Doctorate from Northwestern University School of Law in 1998, where he graduated cum laude and received the Arlyn Miner Book Award for excellence in Legal Writing. While at Northwestern, Mr. Glantz served as a Note & Comment Editor on the Journal of Criminal Law & Criminology, and his Note, "Could" This Be the End of Fourth Amendment Protections for Motorists?, was published in 1997. Mr. Glantz also served as a judicial extern to the Honorable William J. Bauer of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit in Chicago while in law school.

Mr. Glantz is admitted to practice in the state courts of New York, California and Massachusetts (inactive status in MA), as well as in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.

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