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Experience

Following is a selected sampling of matters and is provided for informational purposes only. Past success does not indicate the likelihood of success in any future matter.

  • For years, lawyers from the Firm, either as lead counsel or co-counsel, have tried asbestos personal injury cases to verdict in states throughout the country
  • We have obtained defense verdicts for product manufacturer clients in living mesothelioma cases
  • We have obtained defense verdicts for product manufacturer clients in deceased mesothelioma cases

We help our clients navigate the challenges facing defendants in asbestos litigation 

  • Fact investigation and development
  • Understanding legal theories, scientific issues, and medical questions unique to asbestos litigation
  • Focus on recognizing and understanding the constantly evolving trends and strategies being utilized by plaintiffs
  • Three-hundred and sixty degree analysis of each claim’s potential exposure
  • Strategic recommendations tailored to each defendant’s specific facts and circumstances
  • Vigorous defense of claims

Our clients are manufacturers and businesses who need our experience and help navigating asbestos liability claims 

Our clients include

  • Manufacturers of a wide variety of product types
  • Product suppliers and vendors
  • Component part manufacturers
  • Premises owners
  • Contractors

Our Asbestos Team has been defending asbestos clients for over 35 years 

  • National trial counsel
    • Handle all aspects of trial preparation
    • Lead trial counsel obtaining defense verdicts in jurisdictions with historically active asbestos dockets
  • National coordinating counsel for product manufacturers and premises owners
    • Investigate and understand the product or premises at issue
    • Develop defense strategies for handling of nationwide docket
    • Communicate effectively and consistently with clients and co-counsel
    • Train local counsel on topics such as product knowledge, taking depositions, and understanding national strategies
    • Manage cost-effective coverage of depositions in various states throughout the country by counsel who are well-versed in the client’s defense strategies
    • Coordinate consistent discovery responses across multiple jurisdictions
    • Recognize value of early case resolution where appropriate
    • Negotiate outcomes with plaintiff’s firms in multiple jurisdictions across the United States
    • Identify opportunities for dismissals or resolution through motion practice

Our lawyers are creative problem solvers and experienced litigators

Our services assist you in making strategic, timely, and informed decisions

  • Counseling to prevent litigation before it arises where possible
  • Identifying opportunities for early resolution
  • Thoroughly investigating and analyzing facts and potential liability
  • Identifying and hiring experts who give valuable advice and can serve as litigation witnesses
  • Investigating and examining opposing experts
  • Preparing witnesses for and defending depositions of corporate, executive, and managerial witnesses and conducting depositions of adverse and non-party witnesses
  • Providing in-depth analysis of medical causation
  • Providing strategic litigation plans and budgets to "right size" the defense of your matters
  • Providing experienced counsel and analysis on valuation of cases for settlement
  • Getting you ready for litigation
  • Defending clients through discovery, settlement negotiations, alternative dispute resolution, and—when necessary—trial and appeal

Following is a selected sampling of matters and is provided for informational purposes only. Past success does not indicate the likelihood of success in any future matter.

  • For years, lawyers from the Firm, either as lead counsel or co-counsel, have tried asbestos personal injury cases to verdict in states throughout the country
  • We have obtained defense verdicts for product manufacturer clients in living mesothelioma cases
  • We have obtained defense verdicts for product manufacturer clients in deceased mesothelioma cases
  • Deep experience in handling all aspects of asbestos litigation both locally and in other traditional asbestos jurisdictions across the country
  • Track record of obtaining defense verdicts in multiple jurisdictions
  • Experience in handling claims ranging from single plaintiff cases to claims involving plaintiffs numbering in the thousands
  • Representation of multiple clients in the same matter, often allowing for split defense costs

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