At the 29th annual Southern Trial Lawyers Association conference held in New Orleans, Lieff Cabraser partner Mark Chalos spoke on the topic of “Key Decisions in Class Action Litigation.”
The Southern Trial Lawyers Association’s mission is promoting fellowship, learning, and networking among trial lawyers throughout the 13 southern states. Focusing on personal injury law from a plaintiff’s perspective, the STLA annual conference provides an opportunity for trial lawyers to “create, share, and exchange information and ideas on the real, absolute, and human element of trial law.”
About Mark Chalos
The managing partner of Lieff Cabraser’s Nashville office, Mark Chalos represents individuals who have suffered catastrophic personal injuries and families whose loved ones died due to the negligence or misconduct of others.
Mr. Chalos has held wrong-doers accountable through the civil justice system, in individual and class cases, including serving in court-appointed national leadership in litigation resulting in a more than $150 million settlement for victims of a deadly fungal meningitis catastrophe, representing 32 school children who were videotaped undressing in their school locker room ($1.28 million jury verdict) and a young woman who suffered a severe brain injury in a car wreck (nearly $4 million jury verdict). He also obtained an $8 million arbitration award on behalf of a business client.