Won a product liability jury trial for the largest U.S. automobile manufacturer.

//Won a product liability jury trial for the largest U.S. automobile manufacturer.

Client Results

Argued and won an appeal before the 11th Circuit, preserving a trial victory for a Fortune 50 company.

Obtained a directed verdict during trial from a federal district court on a Daubert motion; appellants dismissed their case after oral argument in the Eleventh Circuit.

Tried a multi-week wrongful death case and received from plaintiffs’ counsel — the day before closings were to begin — a stipulation of dismissal.

Obtained summary judgment in a wrongful death case, seeking eight figures in damages, for a Fortune 500 client.

Regulatory counsel for clients involved in proceedings before the Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC) concerning safety standards, ongoing and completed recalls, and accident investigations.

Represented a manufacturer in proceedings before the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA); after eight months of submissions, NHTSA determined there was no evidence of defect and denied a recall petition.

Overturned on appeal, before a state supreme court, a jury verdict of $150,000,000.

Served as national counsel for a client sued in more than 300 cases, many alleging wrongful death, following the company’s recall of more than a dozen of its products. Resolved the entire docket of cases in less than two years through “no pay” dismissals, motions practice, and the remainder were resolved at values acceptable to the client.

Tried an employment class action lawsuit in federal court on behalf of 40+ plaintiffs; defendants asked to settle case during trial.

Won an appeal, before a state supreme court, of a jury verdict of 130 million dollars.