Denrick Bayot

Senior Manager


  • Chicago


Denrick Bayot applies industrial organization economics to antitrust and competition matters, with a focus on merger reviews and healthcare. Dr. Bayot also consults on issues related to alleged price-fixing class actions, vertical exclusionary practices, and monopolization. He works with attorneys in all phases of the litigation process and supports experts through discovery and trial.

Merger reviews

Dr. Bayot has conducted analyses in both horizontal and vertical merger reviews. His expertise spans multiple industries, including agriculture, consumer products, industrial products, media, and telecommunications. Dr. Bayot has consulted to merging parties as well as to federal and international regulatory agencies. His experience includes several high-profile merger cases, including T-Mobile/Sprint.

Healthcare merger reviews

Dr. Bayot has assessed a range of healthcare mergers, with extensive experience in matters involving hospital providers, physician providers, pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs), and insurance providers. He has worked with the merging parties and with state and federal regulatory agencies in these matters. His experience includes U.S. v. Aetna/Humana and Cigna’s acquisition of Express Scripts.


In the Matter of Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare


In the Matter of Edgewell Personal Care Company and Harry’s Inc.


T-Mobile/Sprint Merger Approved


Cigna’s Acquisition of Express Scripts


USA v. Cabell Huntington Hospital Inc. and St. Mary’s Medical Center Inc.


Proposed Merger of Aetna and Humana Enjoined