Ian T. Hampton



Ian Hampton is an associate and litigation lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP. He is a member of the firm’s Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice.

Ian has represented clients in a broad range of litigation matters in both federal and state courts, including complex commercial, insurance, antitrust and white-collar matters, as well as in arbitrations and government investigations. Ian also has extensive motion practice experience in all stages of litigation, including having drafted successful dispositive motions and has argued before and obtained a unanimous affirmance from the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court.

Prior to joining Foley, Ian worked as an associate in the New York office of an international law firm. While in law school, he served as a judicial extern for Judge Marilyn Huff, of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California.

Representative Experience

  • Secured summary judgment dismissal of all claims against a multinational property insurer in a billion-plus dollar coverage litigation arising from Superstorm Sandy
  • Defended a leading financial services firm in antitrust class actions involving alleged price-fixing in markets for credit default swaps, U.S. Treasury securities and municipal bonds
  • Obtained partial dismissal of relator’s claims against a manufacturer of artificial turf in a qui tam action under the New York False Claims Act

*Certain of these matters were handled prior to joining Foley.


  • Duke University School of Law (J.D., 2013)
  • Georgetown University (B.A., magna cum laude, 2010)


  • Wisconsin 
  • New York
  • The U.S.District Court for the Southern District of New York