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King & Spalding LLP

1180 PEACHTREE STREET, ATLANTA, GA 30309, USA
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Stephen Devereaux

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King & Spalding LLP

Position

Stephen Devereaux is a partner in King & Spalding’s Tort and Environmental Litigation Practice Group. Mr. Devereaux is also a leading member of King & Spalding’s class action practice, which was recognized by Law360 in both 2011 and 2013 as one of the top five class action practices in the United States.

Education

J.D., with honors, George Washington University B.A., with high honors, Emory University


United States: Dispute resolution

Product liability, mass tort and class action: consumer products (including tobacco)

Within: Product liability, mass tort and class action: consumer products (including tobacco)

King & Spalding LLP’s consumer products group is led by Richard Schneider in Atlanta, while the wider practice is headed by Carol Wood in Houston. The team continues to represent RJ Reynolds Tobacco in Engle Progeny tobacco cases in Florida and recently obtained several defense verdicts and appellate victories in related lawsuits. In other work, Andrew Bayman and Stephen Devereaux defended Floor & Decor in several personal injury claims and a putative nationwide class action, in which plaintiffs allege that laminate flooring sold by the defendant emits excessive levels of formaldehyde. Charlotte-based Cory Hohnbaum and Jeffrey Furr are other key figures in the department.

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