Alan Meese '89 Receives William & Mary's Plumeri Award for Faculty Excellence

Alan Meese '89, Ball Professor of Law at William & Mary Law School, has been selected to receive a 2010 Plumeri Award for Faculty Excellence in recognition of his exemplary achievements in regard to teaching, research and service.

A former clerk for Justice Antonin Scalia and for Judge Frank Easterbrook of the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals, Professor Meese has taught at William & Mary since 1995 and is one of America's leading antitrust scholars. Consulted frequently by national news outlets, he has authored more than 25 scholarly articles on antitrust and other topics. In 2004, he was appointed senior adviser to the Antitrust Modernization Commission, which presented a report to the President and Congress recommending various changes to the Federal Antitrust Laws. He graduated from the Law School Order of the Coif and was a John M. Olin Fellow in Law and Economics.