Rob Walters is a trial partner with extensive experience in antitrust, securities, class action, and business tort litigation. Mr. Walters is nationally recognized for his abilities and accomplishments as a trial lawyer. He has served as lead trial counsel in a wide array of trials and adversarial proceedings, including the representative trials and class action proceedings described below.* He has also counseled and represented clients in government investigations and the antitrust aspects of mergers and acquisitions. He serves on the firm’s Executive Committee and as Partner-in-Charge of the firm’s Dallas office. Mr. Walters served as Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Energy Future Holdings from 2008 until 2010. He was a partner at Vinson & Elkins LLP from 1990 until 2008, where he also served as a member of the Management Committee.