Craig C. Maider is an Attorney at Saxena White P.A. Mr. Maider focuses his practice on litigating large scale class actions in federal court on behalf of institutional investors.
Mr. Maider has represented investors in commodity futures manipulation cases, including as lead counsel in a certified class action against Kraft Foods Group and Mondelez Global for manipulation of the wheat futures market (Ploss v. Kraft Foods Group, Inc. et al., Case No. 15-cv-2937 (N.D. Ill.) (Kness, J.)) and against Lansing Trade Group, LLC in a separate manipulation of the wheat futures market. Budicak Inc. et al. v. Lansing Trade Group, LLC et al., Case No. 19-cv-2449 (D. Kan.) (Robinson, J.). Mr. Maider has also represented a putative end-user class of indirect purchasers alleging that the nation’s largest chemical manufacturers conspired to inflate the price of caustic soda, a chemical commodity used in myriad industrial processes (In re Caustic Soda Antitrust Litigation, Lead Case Docket No. 1:19-CV-00385 (W.D.N.Y.) (Wolford, J.)).
Mr. Maider received his J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in 2016, where he graduated with honors. While at Cardozo, he also participated in the Securities Arbitration Clinic, recovering damages on behalf of investors. He received a B.S. in Finance from Rutgers University, with honors, in 2011 and previously held Series 7 and 63 licenses.