Tad Lipsky

Tad Lipsky is Assistant Professor at George Mason University’s Antonin Scalia Law School and Director of the Competition Advocacy Program at the Global Antitrust Institute.

He received a JD from Stanford Law School and an MA in Economics from Stanford University in 1976. From 1981-83 Mr. Lipsky served as Deputy Assistant Attorney General under William F. Baxter. Mr. Lipsky served as chief antitrust lawyer for The Coca-Cola Company from 1992-2002.

More recently he served as co-chair of the Transition Team for the Federal Trade Commission following the election of President Donald Trump. Following his retirement in February 2017 after 15 years of partnership at Latham & Watkins, LLP, he served as the Acting Director of FTC’s Bureau of Competition until July 2017.