Mr. Cihlar is a partner in the Virginia office of BoiesBattin, LLP. Throughout his career, he has prosecuted complex class action cases with a focus on antitrust, consumer protection and product liability claims. Mr. Cihlar has been highly involved in the litigation of numerous large, multi-faceted nationwide cases from inception to conclusion. He has significant experience with litigation involving international defendants and foreign language issues, including leading the foreign language discovery for the indirect purchasers in both the LCD and CRT litigations. In addition, he has served in prominent roles in the litigation of, among others, antitrust class actions against the manufacturers of Dynamic Random Access Memory, monosodium glutamate, oriented strand board, and lithium ion batteries.
Mr. Cihlar continues to work on complex antitrust claims serving a variety of roles in cases across the country. Notably, Mr. Cihlar is currently the Chair of the trial planning committee in the Blue Cross Blue Shield Antitrust Litigation. Additionally, he helps lead discovery and is a member of the steering committee in the TV ads litigation.