John Hayes

Vice President

John Hayes has provided expert consulting services on economic issues arising in antitrust, innovation and competitive strategy for more than 20 years.

He has provided expert testimony and advice to the US House of Representatives, the US Department of Justice, the Federal Trade Commission, the Federal Communications Commission, and various state agencies on mergers, intellectual property rights, price-fixing and potentially exclusionary conduct. Dr. Hayes has particular expertise in semiconductors, software, telecommunications, and petroleum markets. Dr. Hayes previously served as an economist with the US Department of Justice.

Selected engagements

  • 01
    California blocks petroleum storage terminal sale
    CRA consultants advised the State of California in its efforts to block the sale of two independent San Francisco Bay Area petroleum storage terminals to...
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  • 02
    Class action alleging a conspiracy among Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, and Honda
    In a class action alleging a conspiracy among Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, and Honda to restrict cross-border vehicle sales from the US to Canada, CRA’s...
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  • 03
    FTC blocks CCC Information and Mitchell International merger
    John Hayes was retained as an expert by the Federal Trade Commission and testified in its successful lawsuit to halt the merger between two insurance loss...
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Credentials