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Williams & Connolly LLP
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United States > Dispute resolution > Product liability, mass tort and class actions: pharmaceuticals and medical devices - defense

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Douglas MarvinWilliams & Connolly LLP

Widely recognized for its expertise as coordinating, trial and litigation counsel, Williams & Connolly LLP is at the forefront of pharmaceuticals and medical devices litigation, as evidenced by its acting for Cardinal Health in investigations and litigation relating to the distribution of opioid medications, and its representing Medtronic in personal injuries claims relating to the use of hernia mesh products. Jointly led by Heidi Hubbard and Joseph Petrosinelli, the ‘very strong and collaborative‘ team is defending Stryker in hip implant MDL, and is also acting as trial counsel for Daiichi-Sankyo in a lawsuit claiming that the high blood pressure medicine Benicar caused severe gastrointestinal distress and weight loss. The firm’s client base also includes Pfizer, Bristol-Myers Squibb and Takeda. Other names to note are Stephen Raber and Paul Boehm, who are ‘skillful in the courtroom‘, as well as senior counsel and ‘top-drawer strategist’ Douglas MarvinLiam Montgomery was promoted to partner in January 2018. All named partners are based in Washington DC.