Christopher Bateman is an Associate at Cohen Milstein, and a member of the firm’s Antitrust practice group. In this role, Mr. Bateman represents a broad range of individuals and businesses in civil litigation, with a focus on multi-district class actions and antitrust litigation.

Before joining Cohen Milstein, Mr. Bateman was a law clerk for the Honorable Naomi Reice Buchwald, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. Before that, he was a litigation attorney at a distinguished global law firm, where he worked with clients in the financial services and energy sectors.  

Mr. Bateman received his B.A., cum laude, High Honors, from Dartmouth College, where he was a Rufus Choate Scholar. He received his J.D., cum laude, from Harvard Law School, where he received Dean’s Scholar awards in Civil Procedure and in Federal Courts and the Federal System. While in law school, Mr. Bateman was an Article Selection Editor for the Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review. He is the co-author of “Toward Greener FERC Regulation of the Power Industry,” 38 Harvard Environmental Law Review 275 (2014).

While attending law school, Mr. Bateman was a legal intern at the Environmental Defense Fund.

Before law school, Mr. Bateman was an editorial associate at Vanity Fair for several years, where he wrote about politics, civil rights, culture, and environmental issues, and edited feature articles.