Scott P. Perlman

Antitrust & Competition, Consumer Litigation & Class Actions, Chemicals


Scott Perlman helps clients with mergers and acquisitions and other transactional work, as well as on antitrust litigation and counseling. He has worked on a variety of mergers involving the healthcare, pharmaceutical, petrochemical, insurance, telecommunications, electronic components, agriculture, food ingredient, and securities broker-dealer industries. He advises on joint ventures in agriculture, transportation, and entertainment and has counseled business-to-business exchanges in the chemicals, metals, retail, and health care industries. He also has extensive experience in antitrust litigation, including class actions, involving alleged price fixing, exclusive dealing and bundling claims, predatory pricing, and government investigations of pricing and marketing policies.


  • Aetna's acquisitions of US Healthcare, NYLCare and Prudential.
  • The merger of Strong Memorial and Highland Hospitals in Rochester, New York.
  • The merger of St. Joseph's and Candler Hospitals in Savannah, Georgia.
  • Fresenius AG's acquisition of Renal Care Group.

Formação Acadêmica

  • University of Pennsylvania, BA, summa cum laude
    Phi Beta Kappa
  • Harvard Law School, JD, magna cum laude


  • New York
  • District of Columbia


  • Board Member, Jobs for Homeless People
  • American Bar Association Antitrust Section, Vice Chair, Membership and Equal Opportunity Committee
  • District of Columbia Bar Association