Fei Deng Joins Edgeworth to Lead Economic Consulting for Asia Pacific Litigation, Antitrust, IP
WASHINGTON, DC -- Edgeworth Economics today announced the addition of Dr. Fei Deng as Senior Vice President of Edgeworth’s new San Francisco office, effective immediately. She joins Dr. Gregory K. Leonard to expand Edgeworth’s global economic consulting coverage to the West Coast and the Asia-Pacific region.
“Growing international economic consulting needs in Asia are a vital market, and Dr. Deng is one of the world’s top economic experts in these matters for multinational corporations,” said Dr. John Johnson, Edgeworth’s CEO. “Her experience will tremendously benefit Edgeworth Economics’ Asia-based clients who require economic consulting for litigation in the US and EU.”
“My expertise will assist Edgeworth clients involved in antitrust and ITC 337 disputes in the US, and multinational corporations facing antitrust and IP issues in China,” said Dr. Deng. “Edgeworth is setting the trends and leading the economic consulting industry, which is why I’m honored to join this team of the world’s top economic consultants.”
Dr. Deng’s areas of global economic consulting expertise encompass antitrust litigation, mergers and acquisitions, class actions, intellectual property, commercial damages, and ITC 337 cases. She has substantial experience advising Asia-based clients faced with litigation in the US and EU. Dr. Deng is also an economic expert in antitrust and IP policies of the People’s Republic of China and has served as a consultant to the Antimonopoly Bureau of the Ministry of Commerce.
Dr. Deng is an editor of the ABA publication Antitrust Source. Her publications have appeared in Antitrust Law Journal, Antitrust, Antitrust Source, Global Competition Policy, and Law360, including an article on public interest issues in ITC 337 cases, “Considering Welfare in ITC Exclusion Order Cases” co-authored with Dr. Leonard; and an article on antitrust class actions, “Economic Analysis in Indirect Purchaser Class Actions” co-authored with Drs. Leonard and Johnson.
Edgeworth Economics LLC provides quantitative and economic consulting in the course of litigation and business to its clients, which include world-class law firms, Fortune 500 companies and government agencies. Edgeworth experts apply their knowledge and experience, along with state-of-the-art computing infrastructure, to help clients efficiently manage complex issues including antitrust litigation, mergers and acquisitions, class certification, labor, data management, oil and gas, and intellectual property. As a rapidly growing firm with a fresh approach, Edgeworth attracts leaders and teachers from across the industry including PhD economists, MBAs, statisticians, programmers, and engineers. In addition to the new San Francisco office, Edgeworth Economics currently has offices in Washington, DC, and San Diego, CA.