Rising Star: Sullivan & Cromwell's Adam Paris

Law360, New York (March 29, 2010, 3:11 PM EDT) -- A contentious battle over the Pillsbury Doughboy whetted Sullivan & Cromwell LLP partner Adam S. Paris' appetite for antitrust work, sparking a career that includes the reversal of a class certification order against client Solvay SA and a spot on Law360's list of 10 competition lawyers under 40 to watch.

The protracted dispute with the Federal Trade Commission over a divestiture deal involving the chubby icon gave Paris his first taste of tough antitrust litigation, setting him on a path toward handling defense work in other...
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