Mark Anderson > McGuireWoods LLP > Raleigh, United States > Lawyer Profile

McGuireWoods LLP
SUITE 2600
United States


Mark, an acclaimed litigator who leads McGuireWoods’ national trial team, represents clients in their most challenging matters in courts across the country. Throughout his 30-year career, he has prepared hundreds of complicated cases for trial and has served as lead appellate counsel in dozens of reported decisions. Mark’s trial practice remains very active as reflected by the 26 trial weeks he spent as lead counsel for seven jury trials in six different jurisdictions during the two years preceding the pandemic. He has completed one “zoom” trial so far during the pandemic.


Fellow American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow International Academy of Trial Lawyers, American Board of Trial Advocates


Trustee, Durham Academy, 2006-12. Trustee, founding board member, Durham Nativity School.

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United States > Dispute resolution > Product liability, mass tort and class action - defense: pharmaceuticals and medical devices

Led from Richmond by Diane Flannery and aided by practitioners spread throughout its nationwide offices, McGuireWoods LLP has a strong core overarching product liability practice, which frequently handles work for pharma companies and medical devices manufacturers. The scope of the work is broad and includes providing counselling from a risk management perspective, as well as representing clients during the litigation process, through to trial, if necessary. Richmond-based Samuel Tarry  is an accomplished trial lawyer, whose many successes before state and federal courts have included work for clients in the healthcare sector. Mark Anderson in Raleigh heads up the firm’s national trial team and his versatile practice includes work within the healthcare product liability space.