Janin Wimer is a Vice President with Compass Lexecon based in Los Angeles. She has experience consulting in antitrust matters on a wide range of industries, including Internet, technology, telecommunications, cable television, pharmaceutical, and payment cards. Her experience in competition concerns related to antitrust litigation and regulatory review includes matters involving tying, bundled discounts, price fixing, monopolization, resale price maintenance, and exclusive dealing. She also has been involved in various merger and acquisition matters involving analysis of market definition, competitive effects and efficiencies, among which included support for a matter which won “Merger Control Matter of the Year – Americas” awarded by the Global Competition Review in 2012.
Prior to joining Compass Lexecon, Ms. Wimer provided research and economic analysis in antitrust litigation and merger and acquisition control matters related to the telecommunications, technology, grocery and pharmaceutical sectors at LECG. Ms. Wimer holds an AB with Honors from the University of Chicago, with a concentration in Public Policy with specialization in Economics.