Chicago-based plaintiffs firm Edelson is building out a team of antitrust attorneys, starting with a recruit from Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein in San Francisco.

Yaman Salahi, a partner focusing on antitrust and consumer rights litigation, said he was drawn to how differently the plaintiffs firm felt compared to the industry norm at a time when he and so many of his peers are questioning how the justice system and law firms are structured.