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Federal Jury Returns $247 Million Verdict in Defective Hip Implants Case

DePuy Orthopaedics found liable for metal-on-metal implant failures

DALLAS – A federal court jury in Texas returned a $247 million verdict on behalf of six people who suffered serious medical complications caused by the defective metal-on-metal hip implants made by Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) and its subsidiary DePuy Orthopaedics Inc. Continue reading “Federal Jury Returns $247 Million Verdict in Defective Hip Implants Case”

The Lanier Law Firm Named One of The Nation’s Best

HOUSTON – The Lanier Law Firm once again has earned selection as one of the nation’s best law firms in the annual survey published by U.S. News & World Report and The Best Lawyers in America.

The firm is ranked in the 2018 “Best Law Firms” edition as a National Tier 1 practice in the area of Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions-Plaintiffs, as well as earning Metropolitan Tier 1 rankings for Houston in the areas of Commercial Litigation, Mass Tort Litigation/ Class Actions-Plaintiffs, Personal Injury Litigation-Plaintiffs and Product Liability Litigation-Plaintiffs. Continue reading “The Lanier Law Firm Named One of The Nation’s Best”

Mark Lanier Named among Nation’s Top 100 Trial Lawyers by Benchmark Litigation

HOUSTON – Lanier Law Firm founder Mark Lanier has earned recognition for the second consecutive year as one of the “Top 100 Trial Lawyers in America” in the Benchmark Litigation guide to the nation’s finest litigators.

Mr. Lanier was selected for his general commercial litigation practice as well as his success in the area of toxic tort litigation. The 2018 edition of Benchmark Litigation was compiled after months of peer review, client-based research and a review of attorney casework. Continue reading “Mark Lanier Named among Nation’s Top 100 Trial Lawyers by Benchmark Litigation”

Eight from Lanier Law Firm Honored on 2017 New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

NEW YORK – Three lawyers from the Lanier Law Firm have earned selection to the 2017 New York Super Lawyers list and five have been named to the Super Lawyers Rising Stars list based on their work representing plaintiffs in product liability and class-action litigation. Continue reading “Eight from Lanier Law Firm Honored on 2017 New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists”