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Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

600 CONGRESS AVENUE, SUITE 2400, AUSTIN TX 78701-2978, USA
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Stacey A Martinez

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United States: Dispute resolution

Product liability, mass tort and class action: automotive/transport

Within: Product liability, mass tort and class action: automotive/transport

Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP’s 15-strong products, pharma, medical and mass tort practice is headed by the ‘honest, hard-working and knowledgeableSteven Jansma in San Antonio. The ‘excellent’ team is increasingly active in the automotive sector, and handles discovery response, nationwide class actions and product recalls. In one recent highlight, Jansma obtained a favorable settlement for longstanding client BMW, regarding economic loss claims arising from the Takata MDL. In other work, Austin-based Stacey Martinez represented Toyota in a putative class action involving alleged violations of consumer fraud statutes in the marketing of various 2016 vehicle models. The client roster also includes Cooper Tire & Rubber and Walmart. Brett Young joined the Houston office from K&L Gates in January 2017 and Jessica Farley is another name to note.

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Product liability, mass tort and class action: pharmaceuticals and medical devices - defense

Within: Product liability, mass tort and class action: pharmaceuticals and medical devices - defense

Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP’s products, pharma, medical and mass tort practice is led by Steven Jansma in San Antonio and handles contentious and non-contentious sector-related work, such as risk mitigation, discovery and litigation. In one recent highlight, Dallas-based Jonathan Skidmore obtained a complete defense verdict for Zimmer Biomet Holdings in a product liability trial, in which the plaintiff alleged that she suffered personal and economic injuries from a hip replacement device manufactured by the client. In Austin, Stacey Martinez achieved summary judgment for all remaining claims against client GlaxoSmithKline in the Poligrip MDL. Bayer and Coloplast are also clients of the firm. In April 2017, Lana Varney, Stephen Huffaker and Lisa Shub departed to King & Spalding LLP.

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