The Firm’s attorneys are experienced in a wide variety of matters involving medical liability, medical device and pharmaceutical cases, having handled hundreds of pharmaceutical, medical device and nutritional matters in state and federal courts, including multi-district litigation. Our attorneys have been involved in all aspects of such litigation, ranging from written discovery, depositions, retention of experts, examination of liability issues, indemnification analysis, preemption and other general briefing, and oral argument before special masters and trial and appellate courts. The Firm’s attorneys are also experienced in handling cases involving diet drug litigation, products liability cases involving heart valve devices, imaging devices and breast implants, blood product cases, and matters related to endoscopic devices.
Our attorneys have also defended hospitals, physicians and nurses in medical malpractice cases throughout their legal careers. In connection with this representation, our attorneys also have defended hospitals in cases involving claims made by plaintiffs regarding malfunctioning and defective medical devices at the hospital including such devices as cell saver technology, hospital beds, jet ventilators, nasogastric tubes, and various catheters. These cases involve catastrophic injuries and wrongful death allegations made in trial and appellate courts throughout Texas. As a result of this experience, they have extensive knowledge regarding anatomical, medical, pharmaceutical, and biological issues and their interaction with operating and maintaining medical devices. The Firm also employs licensed nurse paralegals who provide invaluable medical and legal support to this practice area.