We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Outstanding Women: Eleanor Fox

Law360 (April 5, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- When Eleanor Fox graduated from law school in 1961, life for women in the antitrust field was not exactly smooth sailing. But instead of viewing the widespread discrimination against female lawyers as an entry barrier, Fox took the situation on as a challenge.

“Some clients didn’t even want a woman lawyer representing them,” said Fox, who is now Walter Derenberg Professor of Trade Regulation at New York University School of Law and a world-renowned competition expert. “They thought you wouldn’t be as strong in court, or...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.