Theodore L. Banks (Ted) is a partner in the firm of Scharf Banks Marmor LLC in Chicago, where his practice concentrates on general corporate and antitrust matters. He is also President of Compliance & Competition Consultants, LLC, a firm devoted to assisting corporations in development of effective compliance programs. He is an Adjunct Professor of Law at Loyola University (Chicago) School of Law, where he teaches corporate compliance. He currently serves as a compliance monitor on behalf of the Federal Trade Commission and the Competition Bureau of Canada.
Ted has written numerous articles on antitrust, compliance, and legal automation topics. He co-edited the Corporate Legal Compliance Handbook, published by Aspen/Wolters-Kluwer, and authored the multi-volume treatise, Distribution Law: Antitrust Principles and Practice, also published by Aspen/Wolters-Kluwer. He has been recognized as a “Super Lawyer,” as one of the “Attorneys Who Matter,” and one of 50 “Governance, Risk & Compliance Trailblazers and Pioneers.” He is co-chair of the PLI Compliance & Ethics Institute, and is a frequent speaker on compliance and antitrust, where he strives not to bore the attendees too much.