Past Winners - 2018

2018 Winner

Clayton J. Masterman is a fifth-year student in Vanderbilt Law School’s J.D./Ph.D. program in law and economics. He has served as an Articles Editor on the Vanderbilt Law Review, a Janet D. Steiger Fellow in the Office of the Attorney General of Tennessee, and as a summer legal intern in the Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Competition. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Mathematics from Vassar College.

Clayton’s winning article is titled “The Customer Is Not Always Right: Balancing Worker and Customer Welfare in Antitrust Law,” and was published in 69 VAND. L. REV. 1387 (2016).

In Summer 2018, Clayton will be a summer associate at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP’s Washington, D.C. office. After graduation, he will be clerking for Judge Gregg J. Costa of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.