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Karon, Daniel

Fall 2020

333 Hutchins Hall

Daniel R. Karon manages Karon LLC. He represents plaintiffs and defendants in consumer-fraud and antitrust class-action lawsuits. He was a lecturer in law at Columbia Law School and Cleveland State University Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. He also has lectured on class actions at The Ohio State University, Vanderbilt University, the University of Notre Dame, the University of Georgia, Tulane University, and other law schools.

Professor Karon chairs the ABA National Institute on Class Actions, writes a column on class actions and civil justice for Law360, and co-chairs the American Association of Justice Class Action Litigation Group. He is the author of the legal thriller The Last Class Action, has published several law review and bar journal articles on class-action topics, and lectures nationally for the ABA and other bar associations.

Recent Publications

"The Problem—and Opportunity—of Implicit Bias in the Bar," Law360 (October 2, 2019)

"Ten Techniques for Crafting a Dazzling Brief," Law360 (June 21, 2019)

"Simple Secrets for Writing a Killer Brief," Law360 (February 28, 2019)

"Simple Secrets for Improving Your CLE," Law360 (November 14, 2018)

"Killing Class Actions Means Everybody Loses," The CLS Blue Sky Blog, Columbia Law School's blog on corporations and the capital markets (April 7, 2017)

"Dow Chemical's Post-Scalia Settlement is a Spin Doctor's Delight," The National Law Journal (April 25, 2016)