Allan L. Shampine

Executive Vice President


Allan Shampine is an Executive Vice President with Compass Lexecon based in Chicago. He specializes in telecommunications, payment systems, and intellectual property. He has performed analyses in major mergers, regulatory proceedings and antitrust, patent and securities litigation, both in the U.S. and abroad, and has provided reports or testimony for the ITC, District Courts, arbitrators, the Federal Maritime Commission, the FCC, the European Commission, Korean Fair Trade Commission, Chinese National Development & Reform Commission, the Info-Communications Development Authority of Singapore, and the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission. Dr. Shampine has a Ph.D. and an M.A. in Economics from the University of Chicago. He received a B.S. in Economics and Systems Analysis summa cum laude from Southern Methodist University. Dr. Shampine has authored scholarly articles published in The Antitrust Law Journal, Journal of Law & Economics, Antitrust, Antitrust Source, The Review of Network Economics, Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice, The Milken Institute Review, Technological Forecasting & Social Change, The Journal of Evolutionary Economics, The Texas Intellectual Property Law Journal and The American Journal of Agricultural Economics. He has presented his research in various venues, including at the Bank of Canada and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. He is an editor for the American Bar Association’s Antitrust Source, the editor of the book entitled Down to the Wire: Studies in the Diffusion and Regulation of Telecommunications Technologies, and a contributor to The Cambridge Handbook of Technical Standardization Law and the American Bar Association’s Telecom Antitrust Handbook.

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    • PhD in Economics, University of Chicago
    • MA in Economics, University of Chicago
    • BS in Economics and Systems Analysis with a minor in Mathematics, Southern Methodist University

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