Lieff Cabraser partner Lexi J. Hazam will be speaking as a distinguished panelist at the Third Annual Innovation in eDiscovery Conference on January 22, 2016 at The City Club of San Francisco. Topics for discussion include: the 2015 Rules Amendments, Search Methodology and Technology, and New Forms of Communications and Data Protection. Sponsored by UnitedLex and organized by Sandpiper Partners, the panel will also feature three federal/state judges.
A lawyer with global experience, Hazam is a partner in Lieff Cabraser’s San Francisco office and an emerging leader within the plaintiffs’ bar, representing clients in mass tort cases and qui tam actions, along with complex class actions.
Hazam has been appointed by the court overseeing the nationwide Benicar MDL litigation to the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee, and serves as Co-Chair of the MDL Plaintiffs’ Science and Experts Committee.
Hazam also currently represents several hundred hip replacement patients in litigation over the DePuy ASR hip replacement (in which the firm has recovered over $30 million for its clients so far), the DePuy Pinnacle metal-on-metal hip device litigation, and the Stryker Rejuvenate implant cases.
Hazam has spoken at the annual CAOC conference as well as several conferences on Benicar injuries and the DePuy litigation. She has also spoken on mass torts topics at the Women En Mass conference for women in mass torts, and the California Lawyer’s Product Liability Roundtable.