Lee Cirsch Named to 2019’s List of Southern California Super Lawyers

LOS ANGLES – Lee Cirsch, Managing Attorney of The Lanier Law Firm’s Los Angeles office, has been selected to the list of 2019 Southern California Super Lawyers. This marks the sixth consecutive year that Mr. Cirsch has been named to the prestigious list of the state’s top attorneys in the practice area of Class Actions & Mass Torts. Continue reading “Lee Cirsch Named to 2019’s List of Southern California Super Lawyers”

Mark Lanier Honored as National Trial Lawyer of the Year

Lanier Law Firm founder also makes list of nation’s 50 Most Influential Lawyers

HOUSTON – Members of the invitation-only National Trial Lawyers have selected Mark Lanier as the group’s 2018 Trial Lawyer of the Year for plaintiff litigation and have also included him among the 50 Most Influential Lawyers in the U.S. Continue reading “Mark Lanier Honored as National Trial Lawyer of the Year”

Health Care Fraud Watchdogs Praise AG Nominee Barr’s Support for Whistleblower Protections

In Senate testimony, William Barr pledges support for qui tam whistleblower statutes

WASHINGTON, D.C – A health care watchdog group that has uncovered serious fraud and kickbacks is praising comments by Attorney General nominee William Barr in which he pledged to “diligently enforce the False Claims Act” and protect whistleblowers if he is confirmed as the next U.S. Attorney General. Continue reading “Health Care Fraud Watchdogs Praise AG Nominee Barr’s Support for Whistleblower Protections”

Firm’s Talc Victory Named CVN’s No.1 Most Impressive Plaintiff Verdict of 2018

The Lanier Law Firm’s courtroom victory that saw $4.69 billion awarded to 22 ovarian cancer victims and their families has been named the No.1 Most Impressive Plaintiff Verdict of 2018 by Courtroom View Network.

The jury verdict came after six weeks of testimony in state district court in St. Louis. The trial marked the first time any jury had heard evidence that Johnson & Johnson’s talcum powder products are contaminated with asbestos, and that decades of daily use contributed to the ovarian cancer diagnoses. Continue reading “Firm’s Talc Victory Named CVN’s No.1 Most Impressive Plaintiff Verdict of 2018”