Arbitration as Wealth Transfer

Deepak Gupta is founding principal of Gupta Wessler PLLC, an appellate litigation boutique in Washington, DC, with an emphasis on workers’ and consumers’ rights, class actions, and constitutional law. He represented the respondents before the Supreme Court in two cases discussed in this Essay—AT&T Mobility v. Concepion and American Express Co. v. Italian Colors Restaurant—and served as a senior official at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

Lina Khan is a legal fellow with the Open Markets Program at New America and an Associate Research Scholar at Yale Law School. She graduated from Yale Law School in 2017.